Isles Talk 2014-15 Season Preview: Florida Panthers

October 5, 2014

#483922115 / Isles Talk continues it’s 2014-15 season preview with a team that I have absolutely no clue how well they will do this year, the Florida Panthers. Forget about last year, the Panthers upgraded their team at the draft and during the off season to the point that the last time the Panthers did this, they won the Division. 2013-14 Record: 29-45-8 66 points; 7th in Atlantic Division;…


Isles Talk Draft Preview: Aaron Ekblad

June 16, 2014

When you have to build a team from scratch, you have to have a solid foundation. Ekblad is a franchise defenceman who can log 25 minutes or more and play in all game situations.  The maturity at his age is way above most of the others. Name: Aaron Ekblad Position: Defense Height: 6’4″ Weight: 216 League: OHL DOB: 2.7.1996 (18) ISS: 2 CSS: 2 Style Comparisons: Shea Weber Season Totals: GP: 58 Goals: 23 Assists: 30 Points: 53 Put simply, he’s the best…


Isles Talk Draft Preview: The Players

First off, Happy Father’s Day to all you dad’s out there. Second, congrats to the Stanley Cup Champions Los Angeles Kings for winning two out of the last three years. But with the completion of the Stanley Cup Playoffs means it’s time for the draft articles to begin. I personally enjoy doing this because it gives me a better chance at remembering some of these players when they make it to the…

June 15, 2014