New York Islanders Injury Updates: (Tuesday, November 12th)

Over the past several weeks the injuries have started to pile up on Long Island. Here is the latest on Hamonic, Clutterbuck, Vanek, Strait, and Visnovsky. According to Islanders Writer Arthur Staple: I also will put a projection which is my opinion for each players availability for tonight. Travis Hamonic: Status (Will Play) Hamonic was injured Sunday Night during the last few minutes of the game, he was able to…

November 12, 2013

Brian Strait Out Against Pitt

Thanks to Arthur Staple of Newsday, defenseman Brian Strait is out of Fridays game against Pittsburgh with an upper body injury. Newly resigned defenseman Radek Martinek will be making his debut. My take: Let’s hope that Strait’s injury is not long. It may have happened when he got shoved into the boards and his head hit the glass, but that is all speculation on my part. Martinek should be ready…

October 24, 2013

Hockey from the Blind Side, Domination, but Disappointment

Last night’s game against the Buffalo Sabres was one of those games that leaves you muttering to yourself and most likely had many a fan cursing under their breaths. If one caught various parts of the game and simply looked at most of the stats, one would have been led to believe that the New York Islanders blew out their opponents. On top of that, with the Islander debut of…

February 10, 2013