Drive4Five Sound Tigers Meet and Greet Episode 5: “Best Of”

Over this last year, we've had the privilege to interview seven members of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers as part of our Meet and Greet series. We have compiled the best answers and best moments of the Meet and Greet Series. We'd also like to send a big thank you to Ray and the entire Sound Tigers …

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Interview With New York Islanders Legend Darius Kasparaitis

Recently, I was able to interview Darius Kasparaitis and discuss his time in the NHL and with the New York Islanders. Kasparaitis was a fan favorite in the 1990s, known for throwing his body around and not caring about getting hurt. In comparison, Darius played like Matt Martin when he was on the Islanders. Darius …

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Destination Hockey: Episode 16 with Patrick Dowd

Patrick Dowd returned to Destination Hockey this week to talk about one of the most monumental decisions in franchise history: the hiring of Lou Lamoriello. How will Lamoriello's arrival affect Garth Snow's future? How about John Tavares'? Will Lamoriello finally bring the Islanders back to relevance? We answer all these questions and more on the episode, so …

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Islanders At The IIHF World Championships

The Islanders were well represented this year at the IIHF World Hockey Championships in Denmark. Mat Barzal, Josh Bailey, Anthony Beauvillier, Jordan Eberle, and Ryan Pulock played for Team Canada, Anders Lee played for Team USA, and Dennis Seidenberg was the Captain of Team Germany. Six of those Islanders made it to the Semifinals. Team Canada …

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Destination Hockey: Episode 15 with Sean Shapiro

Sean Shapiro of the Athletic joined the show to talk about the Dallas Stars! Will Jim Nill make a push for John Tavares? Is Martin Hanzal going to be the same player again after a third back surgery? Will Tyler Seguin re-sign with the Stars before the 2018-2019 season? We answer all these questions and …

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Amidst Tremendous Fault Placed on Isles and Management, Psychology may have Contributed to Abysmal Season

Social Psychologists refer to the fundamental attribution error as the tendency for humans to, when failing, attribute their shortcomings to external factors instead of internal ones.  For example, a student who fails a math test may attribute his failure to the extreme difficulty of the test, while in fact, he may not have studied so …

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Destination Hockey: Episode 14 with Patrick Dowd

Patrick Dowd returned to Destination Hockey to talk about the history of the Islanders! Times may be tough right now, but the history of this franchise is second-to-none. The Dynasty, the Denis Potvin draft, and Bill Torrey and Al Arbour years are the roots the Islanders need to return to, so listen to the episode …

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Hiring Lou Lamoriello is a Must for the Isles

The New York Islanders have a really good opportunity to boost their front office. Lou Lamoriello was stripped of his GM title in Toronto and named a Senior Advisor. It has been reported that Lamoriello would much rather a GM job somewhere else. Enter the New York Islanders. As reported by many, the Isles seem …

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