What Happened With Vanek’s Trade

While I can understand the frustration of the passionate fans of the Islanders, it appears that what Garth Snow was saying for his reasons of receiving such a low offer may have been justified. Let’s face it, the timing was horrible. The team was out of the playoffs, they loose their captain and star player in John Tavares for the rest of the season and because of what the Islanders gave up…

March 6, 2014

Check Out SportsTalk 1240 Tonight – UK Hockey and Why No Changes on Long Island

To be honest, I watched only half the game.  When the Kings Anze Kopitar gave the Kings the 1-0 lead, I decided to turn over and go to sleep. When I woke up this morning, and heard it was a 3-0 victory for Los Angeles, I immediately said to myself, “…it figures”. Martin Jones got the shutout last night and did not have to do too much to get it. YAWN!…

December 8, 2013

Draft Preview: What Can Cup Champs Teach Us About Drafting

As I watched last nights insomniac game between the Chicago Blackhawks & Boston Bruins, I started looking at all the players on each team and realized how little some of the rosters had changed since each team won their respective championships a few years back. Chicago had a debacle the summer after their Cup win, losing players to free agency because paperwork was not properly filled out, but Chicago stuck…

June 13, 2013