Key to Game 1 – Stop the Triplets

April 27, 2016

Tonight is the start of the second round (doesn’t that have a great ring to it?) The Tampa Bay Lightning have had a great deal of time to relax and wait for the winner of the Isles/Panthers series.  They had a good 5 game victory against the Wings, with their top forward and top defensemen on the shelf. And with Steven Stamkos and Anton Stralman still out of the lineup,…


For the Isles – What to do About Tampa?

April 25, 2016

It is so nice to get to talk about ROUND 2. When I last could talk about it – I wasn’t even 30 years old…. (Guess my age!?) Now – the Tampa Bay Lightning are on the horizon.  Games 1 and 2 will be in Tampa probably on Thursday and Saturday.  With Justin Bieber in concert at the Barclay’s, it would look like Monday and Thursday in Brooklyn.  For this…


Okposo Not Going To Olympics

January 1, 2014

New York Islanders forward Kyle Okposo was not on the final cut to make this years Olympic trip to Sochi in February. Despite having a career year, the Islanders top right winger was not really mentioned for Olympic candidacy. Of course, there has been outrage from Islanders fans and certain media alike, but it was Scott Burnside of ESPN who had the inside track of what was going on during…