Isles Sign Nelson

September 16, 2015

#Isles Transaction: Brock Nelson has agreed to a three-year deal. — New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) September 17, 2015 Now we’ll see who else signs, possibly Zidlicky? Camp will have a lot of players fighting for spots. Lots of depth and competition should be good. Welcome to training camp everyone.

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Blog: Lubo Out, Brock & Poulin Still Not Signed

July 29, 2015

From Sport.cask.sk: From Lubo himself: “Even before the start of the July transfer window (free agency), I have received a proposal for a contract extension from the Islanders management, but we disagreed. They took the younger players, so they decided to go a different route. The situation is now such that I’m waiting to offer. I had to help with the google translate, but unless there is a plague on…

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Talk From the 300 Section – An Almost Complete Effort

April 16, 2015

CLICK BELOW TO HEAR GARY’S PODCAST… As Mike Bossy so eloquently put it last night. One down, 15 to go….  A great effort by the Isles last night.  They accomplished what the needed already – get to even when they are home on Sunday. Now – a little practice and to be ready to face a DESPERATE Washington team on Friday, with the chance to go 2-0 for Sunday.  If…

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Hockey from the Blind Side, A Loss in Florida, but Still a Point in the Standings

CLICK BELOW TO HEAR JOHN’S PODCAST… The New York Islanders lost in the shootout 4-3 last night in Florida, but still left the building with a point. While John Tavares, Frans Nielsen and Josh Bailey could not beat Dan Ellis in the shootout, Jonathan Huberdeau managed to get the game winner passed Michal Neuvirth. It was actually Elli’s first win of the season, and he stopped 25 Islander shots in…

March 8, 2015
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Hockey from the Blind Side, Jaro Wins His 33rd Game of the Season and Sets An Islander Franchise Record

CLICK BELOW TO HEAR JOHN’S PODCAST… The New York Islanders collected their 83rd and 84th points of the season last night with a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Colosseum. Besides earning an important 2 points in the standings and recapturing first place in the Metro Division, it was also Jaroslav Halak’s 33rd win of the season. This is now a New York Islanders franchise…

February 28, 2015
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What to Expect

  As you go on twitter and other social media websites, you could see what everyone opinions of the Islanders season so far is. As the All-Star break is in progress, the Islanders are in first place in the Metropolitan Conference by 3 points.  There are many things that I think that the Islanders did right during the season so far, and what they can improve on in the second…

January 22, 2015
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Hockey From the Blind Side, Isles Win Back to Back and Continue to Roll

December 21, 2014

The New York Islanders continue to roll! It was another impressive comeback win. After outshooting the Lightning badly and then falling behind 1-0, John Tavares ties the game with just under 3 minutes left. Then, 12 seconds later, Anders Lee got the game winner. It was the 4th win in a row for the Isles and wins on back to back nights. Friday night, they beat the Redwings 2-1 to…

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Win Number 23 – Audio Blog 12/21/14

December 21, 2014

Another night – another win in the books. The Isles got 3 goals in under 2 minutes, to lift themselves to a 3-1 victory over Tampa, giving them a four point weekend, and their league leading 23rd victory. Another great effort, out shooting the Bolts 48-20. Here is my audio blog. Hope you can listen to SportsTalk1240 on Sunday night at 8PM.  Go to the TuneIn App and search for…

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22 Skidoo – Escape Detroit with the W

December 19, 2014

As Travis Hamonic said to Shannon Hogan after the game, he (Anders Lee) likes to score those “GREASY” goals. That second goal, confirmed by video review, gave the Islanders the 2-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings.  The victory, the 22nd of the season for the Islanders (Tied with Anaheim and Chicago for the most in the NHL), pushed them to within two points of idle Pittsburgh in the Metro…

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