Isles Win But Lose Nabby

In a wild game from start to finish, the Islanders managed to pull out a shootout win against the Detroit Red Wings 5-4.  The Islanders improved to 8-10-3 but it came with a heavy loss to one of their players. Goaltender Evgeni Nabokov was relieved from his duties after giving up the first goal, on the first shot with what appeared to be a groin strain. Now these types of…

November 17, 2013

IslesTalk Draft Preview: The Guidelines

Let me start off by saying this, I still love the draft. I do care where the Islanders end in the standings, but no matter where they end up I’m a believer in winning through the draft, just look at Boston & Chicago (more on that in my next post). I feel that through good drafting, a team can be properly managed better and gives more respect and stability to…

June 12, 2013