The first half of this season for the Sound Tigers has been very strong. The Sound Tigers are in the middle of one of the best seasons in the 17-year history of the team. The team has been led by many different players, some come as no shock, some come as a surprise, while others … Continue reading Sound Tigers Mid-Season Player Grades
Picture this. On the second day of the 2016 NHL draft, you get drafted by a team in the fourth round as a 17-year-old. During the 2016-17 season, you play top-six minutes in one of the top-tier leagues in the world, the SM-Liiga in Finland at the age of 18. Between your two seasons there, … Continue reading Otto Koivula: The Prospect Everyone is Talking About
Welcome back to a new season of the Sound Tigers Meet and Greet series! Boy, do we have a good interview to start the year off! Top Islanders prospect Kieffer Bellows and defenseman Yanick Rathgeb sat down with members of the Sound Tigers Booster Club in a Q+A Style chat about hockey, life, and things … Continue reading Sound Tigers Meet and Greet: Season 2, Episode 1 with Kieffer Bellows and Yanick Rathgeb
We are back for the 2018-19 season, and the Islanders prospects are back out on the ice and putting up points! Here are the current point totals, as of October 22nd, 2018: AHL: LW Otto Koivula- 17 Games, 3-6-9, 2 PIM, +4 LW Kieffer Bellows- 21 Games, 6-4-10, 10 PIM, -6 LW Michael Dal Colle- 16 Games, 8-7-15, … Continue reading Islanders Prospect Update: 11/26/18
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers season has begun, but is not off to a great start. After four games, the Sound Tigers are 1-2-1. Even though it is early, is it time to be concerned? Who was good? Travis St. Denis looked really strong going up and down the ice, making some nice plays. Although his size … Continue reading Sound Tigers Spotlight: Reason To Be Concerned?
This season is the beginning of a new era for the New York Islanders. Gone is the man who has led the organization on the ice for the last 9 seasons. Also gone is the person making the moves behind the scenes. The same can't be said for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, who bring back … Continue reading Sound Tigers Spotlight: We Are One Week Away!
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers are entering their 18th season in the American Hockey League, all of which as the AHL Affiliate of the New York Islanders. The Sound Tigers have made the playoffs eight times, while missing the playoffs the other nine. This season, there is a lot of hope coming into this season. Lots … Continue reading Bridgeport Sound Tigers 2018-19 Roster Preview
Lou Lamoriello is one of the most influential executives in hockey. With 3 Stanley Cups on his resume and turning around the Toronto Maple Leafs from loveable losers to legit Stanley Cup contenders, this is getting Islander fans hyped up about the offseason. But what about Bridgeport? After two seasons on the edge of the Playoffs, … Continue reading How will Lou Lamoriello help the Sound Tigers?
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 … Continue reading Drive4Five Sound Tigers Meet and Greet Episode 5: “Best Of”
This season may have not been the best for both the Islanders and even the Sound Tigers, but one team inside the organization has made the Playoffs. That's right, the Islanders' ECHL affiliate, the Worcester Railers made it to the first round of the playoffs in the ECHL only to be eliminated after 6 games … Continue reading Ride the Rails! The Story of the Worcester Railers