Is Sunday Night Hockey Good Idea?

December 28, 2015

As of yesterday December 27th, the News York Islanders have lost six games on a Sunday. You want me to be honest about hockey teams playing on Sundays, well Sunday games are honestly¬†aren’t good for both players and fans. One reason is that the team is not used to playing on Sundays. Last season, the NHL scheduled zero games on Sundays and the Islanders did pretty well in their division….

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Lesson Of The Day: Don’t Assume Anything

December 15, 2015

The last couple of days have gone by and with the New York Islanders continuing their winning ways as they have moved ahead of the New York Rangers in the standings. Their defeat of the New Jersey Devils should have been an easy one to pick, but not because of their winning streak. The Islanders did not have to play against Travis Zajac or Adam Henrique, two forwards who are…

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Is The Glass Half Full Or Empty?

November 4, 2015

The New York Islanders defeated the new Jersey Devils last night by a score of 2-1. Since my last post the Isles have gone 1-1-2 and many fans are not happy with how the Isles have played. Writing for myself, I was hoping for a 4-0 run this past week. I was really expecting the Islanders in first place and have a really good buffer between the other teams who…

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Isles Sign Nelson

September 16, 2015

#Isles Transaction: Brock Nelson has agreed to a three-year deal. — New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) September 17, 2015 Now we’ll see who else signs, possibly Zidlicky? Camp will have a lot of players fighting for spots. Lots of depth and competition should be good. Welcome to training camp everyone.

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Isles Unveil Third Jersey; Okposo Rumor

September 16, 2015

I’ll just leave this here. Isles Talk is not responsible for any unwanted medical conditions caused by these images. Blame Brooklyn. Personally, I’m not stunned by the new 3rd jersey. I’m actually waiting for the 3rd jersey to become permanent. After what Isles fans have been through, nothing surprises me. The Okposo rumors are not flying around, but I can’t see the Isles trading Kyle at this point. He’s good…

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Blog: Q & A With Islanders GM Garth Snow

May 19, 2015

On May 18th 2015, New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow sat down with the members of the Islanders Booster Club for a little Q & A session. The mood was light, the atmosphere was calm, and it felt like a family reunion with no yelling, screaming, or anything else that would ruin the occasion. Despite the early first round exit, the Islanders did record their first +100 point season…

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Hockey from the Blind Side, Final Reactions to a Positive Season for the New York Islanders

The “debate” among the fan base of the New York Islanders over how one should “view” this season has been an ongoing one since the Isles are eliminated from the playoffs in game 7 against the Washington Capitals. Basically, the two opposing views over whether this season should be called “successful” or not has been the real center of the debate. Was a first round exit a “successful” season for…

May 10, 2015
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Final Thoughts of the 2014-15 Isles and Moving On

May 5, 2015

I’m very late so I will make this this brief and try not to beat a horse that has been dead for a while now. Here are just a few final thoughts about the 2014-15 New York Islanders season and moving forward in the offseason. The overall season: The Islanders finished the regular season with 101 points. I barely recall the last time that happened. I loved the amount of…

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