Blog: The NHL Rankings At the Quarter Mark

November 20, 2017

Welcome to the first quarter mark of the NHL where I will not only go over the NHL’s top 10 teams, but the current lottery teams as well as a brief look at where the New York Islanders current are. If you’re a first time reader, welcome! If not, then you already know that I’m a writer who looks at the percentages or point pace of each teams instead of…


WGBB Talks With Brendan Burke & Alan Fuehring

March 27, 2017

WGBB hosts Gary Harding, John Panarese and John Sweeney talk to New York Islanders play-by-play announcer Brendan Burke during the first half of the show and the voice of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, Alan Fuehring. The guys talk about the Islanders previous road trip, what’s to come for the remainder of the season with Brendan and the impact of Jaroslav Halak and Josh Ho-Sang being promoted to the big club…


WGBB Chats With Islanders Assistant GM Doug Weight

September 12, 2016

From SportsTalk1240: Hosts Gary Harding and John Sweeney welcome New York Islanders Assistant Coach and General Manager Doug Weight to the program, followed by longtime Islanders announcer Jiggs McDonald. My Take: First off, Gary got a black jersey. If it wasn’t for him, I would not be writing on Isles Talk or in AHL press boxes and having quick chats with Garth, so I do owe him. Having said that, he’ll…


Sports Talk 1240 Sunday Night at 8PM

August 29, 2014

    Sunday night is another version of SportsTalk1240, on WGBB.  The show that I will be hosting (John is on vacation this week) starts at 8PM.  John Sweeney, another passionate Islander fan will be my co-host for the evening.   We will have Rich Dias-Rodrigues, a great writer for the Islanders Insight web site (which was Eyes on Isles, after John and the crew left it).  Rich and John…


Isles Talk Going to the Radio Airwaves

As George Jefferson would say, “We’re Moving On Up!” Myself, along with John Panarese will become a part of the Sports Radio New York team.  Sunday nights from 8PM – 10PM, WGBB AM, produces two one hour shows, devoted to the New York Sports Scene.  There are some guys that are fixtures on the lineup, but in the past few weeks, some of the regular hosts have moved on to bigger…

July 29, 2013