Isles Talk 2013-14 Preseason Review: Metro Division- Philadelphia Flyers

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS   2013-14 ROSTER CHANGES OUT: C Daniel Briere; L Simon Gagne; R Mike Knuble; G Ilya Bryzgalov IN: D Mark Streit; G Ray Emery; C Vincent Lacavalier LAST YEARS RECORD: 23-22-3 49 points 10th in the Conference; 4th in Atlantic Division   Being in Pennsylvania gives me a slight advantage over my colleagues of getting more press about both the Penguins and Flyers. However, to their advantage, they…

September 12, 2013

Tomorrow – we head to BROOKLYN

Here is my schedule of activity for tomorrow: Schedule for Media Day on September 12, 2013: 8:15 a.m.: Press Conference at Garden City Station with LIRR representatives and Islanders General Manager Garth Snow and Islanders players Matt Martin and Frans Nielsen 8:51 a.m.: Train carrying Islanders and media leaves Garden City station 9:35 a.m.: Team arrival, photo-op outside of the arena 9:40 a.m.: Team photo-op outside arena on Daily News…

September 11, 2013

Interview with Garth – and Other Things Islanders

Well, the announcement happens at 10:45 today at Bethpage State Park. There is a new sherrif (captain) in town. And the name is Tavares.  What a big secret!!! Although Mr. Snow would not say it – reports came out on Saturday that #91 will now have a “C” on the chest, as opposed to the “A”.  If someone did now that this was going to happen, well, uh, you got…

September 9, 2013