Blog: Believe In The Potential, Not The Hype

October 25, 2016

For years during the rebuild, the New York Islanders have struggled to find goaltending and depth. Three summers ago they signed Jaroslav Halak to a four-year deal and he became the undisputed number one goalie. Last year, the Islanders signed Thomas Greiss to a two-year deal and he not only filled in admirably, he helped John Tavares and the Islanders advance to the second round of the playoffs for the…


Reinhart Wins Game 1; Petrov Stays In KHL

April 4, 2014

Reinhart Takes Game 1 Griffin Reinhart had 2 assists, recorded a plus 1 and was named the second star of the game as the Edmonton Oil Kings defeated Ryan Pulock and the Brandon Wheat Kings 5-0. Edmonton outshot Brandon 45-15 while also going 2-for-7 on the man advantage in the Game 1 victory.  From the Oil Kings Web site: “We got off to the start we wanted,” said Oil Kings captain…


Ullstrom Not Returning To The Islanders

From Ullsrtom himself via Twitter: So Excited for this new adventure with Lokomitiv. Can this season start already! Thank you to the Islanders organisation, teammates and fans for three unforgettable years. We created memories that will remain forever. Thx I’m not really surprised by this move. Ullstrom is a third line two-way forward who was going to eventually be replaced by Petrov in two years. With Colin McDonald signed on…

June 19, 2013