Isles Have Turned Another Corner

November 23, 2014

#459427642 / The New York Islanders embraced their past and gave hope of their future all in one night. Last night’s game saw the Isles honoring the greatest “Money goalie” of all time and Hall of Famer, Billy Smith before beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The Coliseum had a playoff-like atmosphere that is now getting contagious as the place gets fuller by the…


Pens Isles – 11/22/2014

November 22, 2014

Went to pregame skate this morning. Was an optional skate, due to the late arrival of both teams. Matt Donoval, Brian Strait, Chad Johnson and Cory Conacher were the only Isles out on the ice.  The rest of the team were treated to some time with Billy Smith.  He apparently talked about some of the superstitions he had playing the game, as well as the meaning of playing at the…