Pulock To Miss Game Against Flames

November 27, 2016

From Brian Compton: Capuano: Pulock progressing but will not play tomorrow. #Isles — Brian Compton (@BComptonNHL) November 27, 2016 My Take: This was one of my thoughts I had that would help the Islanders get out of the basement, no less talking about the draft lottery. The only saving grace here is that the Isles are playing the Calgary Flames. With the Flames season also about to be extinguished, former…


Isles Sign Ladd To 7 Year Deal

July 1, 2016

Andrew Ladd has signed with the #Isles for seven years and $5.5 million per, as @andystrickland had first — Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) July 1, 2016 My Take: Andrew Ladd is a bridge from Thomas Vanek to Kieffer Bellows and not a replacement for Kyle Okposo as he played right ring and this signing is for the left wing side. The right side currently belongs to Ryan Strome and he must…


Islanders Qualify Six Players

June 28, 2016

From Art Staple at Newsday Deadline for RFAs to receive QOs is today. #Isles sent theirs out weeks ago — Strome, Prince, Mayfield, Berube, Gibson, Quine all received. — Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) June 27, 2016 My Take: Not really surprised the Isles got this done early, although I was wondering if Gibson was going to be given an offer. So now that the younger players have at least been qualified,…


Roster Roulette

From Arthur Staple of Newsday via Twitter: #Isles will place Radek Martinek (back) on IR, activating Brian Strait off IR. Strait will play tonight vs. Coyotes. Looks like Nabokov may come off IR today as well. Poulin will start, Nabokov backing up and Nilsson back to BPT. #Isles Waiting for Capuano to confirm, but looks like Strome won’t play tonight. #Isles were wary of dropping him in w/ no practice…

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