Barry Trotz’s Immense Impact on the Islanders

Just after three games of Islanders hockey this season, it is already apparent that the Islanders look like a new team. They not only have a new identity, they have a new system and new faces in leadership roles. Penalty Kill Last year, the Islanders finished with one of the worst penalty kill records in …

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Impressions After First Preseason Game

After long last, Islanders hockey is back! Yesterday the Isles faced the Flyers for their first preseason game of the season. Although the Flyers weren't exactly playing their "A" squad, the Islanders still had some impressing aspects to their game. Throughout the course of the game, it was apparent that the coaching staff had implemented …

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What Can Isles Fans Cling Onto for the Upcoming Season?

Isles fans maybe aren't as eager for the season to start now that our franchise player John Tavares has left. The question is, is there anything to cling on to? Mat Barzal The obvious answer to that question is upcoming superstar and calder trophy winner, Mat Barzal.  He is now going to be leaned on …

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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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