Isles Talk Draft Preview: Jake Virtanen

June 17, 2014

If the Islanders were to trade down, there are a few future gems that, if given the time to mature, would pay huge dividends down the road. One such person is right winger Jake Virtanen. A complete power forward, Virtanen can shoot the puck extremely hard, & is strong along the boards. He has great acceleration and speed for a power forward and can play the physical game. The question is: Can he be…


Isles Talk Draft Preview: The Players

First off, Happy Father’s Day to all you dad’s out there. Second, congrats to the Stanley Cup Champions Los Angeles Kings for winning two out of the last three years. But with the completion of the Stanley Cup Playoffs means it’s time for the draft articles to begin. I personally enjoy doing this because it gives me a better chance at remembering some of these players when they make it to the…

June 15, 2014