An Exclusive Interview with Oliver Wahlstrom

We have interviewed Noah Dobson. We have interviewed Jakub Škarek. Add Oliver Wahlstrom to that list. Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down with New York Islanders top-prospect, Oliver Wahlstrom. Wahlstrom was the 11th overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft where he was taken out of the US National Team Development Program. He …

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Belmont Arena Lawyer Norman Siegel Interview

Recently, I had the opportunity to interview Norman Siegel. Siegel is the lawyer representing the Belmont Park Community Coalition. This coalition is fighting to prevent the construction of Belmont Arena, the future home of the New York Islanders. They are the leading group against the proposed arena. Mr. Siegel was hired onto this case as …

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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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Drive 4 Five Sound Tigers Meet and Greet Episode 4: “Andre Benoit”

Welcome back to another episode of the Drive 4 Five Sound Tigers “Meet and Greet!" Today, we have Andre Benoit. We were inside the Harbor Club once again. This Month's Guest: Andre Benoit We were supposed to have both Benoit and Mike Cornell, but Cornell was sent back to ECHL Worcester the morning of the …

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Drive4Five Meet and Greet Episode 3: “John Stevens and Parker Wotherspoon”

Welcome back to another episode of the Drive4Five Sound Tigers "Meet and Greet"! Today, we have John Stevens and Parker Wotherspoon. We were inside the Harbor Club this month. This Month's guests: Parker Wotherspoon and John Stevens The players have come back from the locker room following a 3-2 OT loss to Lehigh Valley. John …

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Interview with Ex-Islanders Coach Marc Champagne

For those of you who do not know, Marc Champagne was the goalie coach the last couple of seasons for the Islanders. Most Islanders fans are only familiar with former head goaltending coach for the New York Islanders, Mike Dunham, yet Marc was a coach heralded as the "Jaroslav Halak whisperer." The numbers for Halak …

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Drive4Five Sound Tigers Meet and Greet: Episode 2: “Scott Eansor and Casey Bailey”

Welcome back to another episode of the Drive4Five Sound Tigers Meet and Greet series! This month, we had the pleasure of talking to rising Sound Tiger star, Scott Eansor, as well as Casey Bailey. We talked to the boys inside the arena, after the Sound Tigers 2-1 victory over the Springfield Thunderbirds this past Sunday. …

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Drive4Five Sound Tigers ‘Meet and Greet’ Episode 1 “Ryan Bourque and Seth Helgeson”

We are starting a new series, here on Drive 4 Five, on our Sound Tigers section. Each month, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers Booster Club holds a Meet and Greet after a Sunday home game, where two players come and answer questions for the fans. This time, the Boosters ask questions to the players. Questions were …

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