Andrew Ladd Struggling To Revive NHL Career

Three years ago, Andrew Ladd was signed to be the wing-man for John Tavares. But now, Ladd is no longer a wing-man to anybody in the NHL. Signing one of the many bad contracts during what was considered the worst free agency year ever in the NHL, Ladd's $5.5 million salary now sits in Bridgeport … Continue reading Andrew Ladd Struggling To Revive NHL Career

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Devon Toews Breaking Out This Season

As the 2019-20 NHL season is off and running, New York Islanders defenseman Devon Toews has been one of the major contributors to the team that is currently riding on an 12-game point streak. When talking about the success of the Islanders the obvious names of Barry Trotz, Mathew Barzal and Anders Lee all find … Continue reading Devon Toews Breaking Out This Season

Sound Tigers Struggling While Islanders Thrive

For a team with high hopes coming this season, this is not the start that Brent Thompson and the Bridgeport Sound Tigers wanted. In the first month of the season, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers have gone 1-5-3 to open the season, including five straight losses to close out the month. This is the worst start … Continue reading Sound Tigers Struggling While Islanders Thrive

Tanner Fritz Is Ready to Make a Comeback

Tanner Fritz exemplifies perseverance and hard-work. Last year was his fifth-year after being undrafted and signed from The Ohio State University to the Sound Tigers roster. He initially played for their ECHL affiliate in Kansas City where he earned a call up to Bridgeport in 2016, and impressed during the playoffs. He got a full contract … Continue reading Tanner Fritz Is Ready to Make a Comeback

Joshua Ho-Sang: Shape up or Ship Out

The name Joshua Ho-Sang is one that is infamous on the New York Islanders. And his journey through the NHL has not been an easy one. When Ho-Sang was first drafted, fans were elated to have the young rookie on their team, a player known for his dangles, stick moves, goals and assists. He was … Continue reading Joshua Ho-Sang: Shape up or Ship Out

Bridgeport Sound Tigers Roster Prediction

October is here, and that means hockey season is upon us! Let's take a look at the Bridgeport Sound Tigers roster and what the lines could look like on opening night.   The Forwards: Travis St. Denis - Otto Koivula - Simon Holmstrom  Kieffer Bellows - Mason Jobst - Oliver Wahlstrom Joshua Ho-Sang - Matt … Continue reading Bridgeport Sound Tigers Roster Prediction

Will Mason Jobst Get a Call-Up?

Mason Jobst has filled the Islanders faithful with excitement. The 25-year-old center, who was captain of The Ohio State University hockey team last year, had an outstanding preseason. While many were hoping his intriguing play would warrant giving him a job on the roster, the congested forward group of the Islanders caused him to be … Continue reading Will Mason Jobst Get a Call-Up?

Make-or-Break Season Ahead for Bridgeport Defensemen

The New York Islanders have an abundance of defensemen throughout the system. In the NHL, the defense core consists of veterans Johnny Boychuk, Thomas Hickey, and Nick Leddy, young stars Ryan Pulock, Scott Mayfield, Adam Pelech, Devon Toews and top prospect Noah Dobson. In the system, the depth goes even further with players such as … Continue reading Make-or-Break Season Ahead for Bridgeport Defensemen

The Rise and Fall of Islanders Goalie Rick Dipietro

Rick Dipietro has perhaps the saddest story in the NHL. In just four short years after the fraudulent purchase of the Islanders by John Spano, Islander fans were not ready for the newest saga of pain and suffering that the number one pick in the 2000 draft would bring in the next 13 years. The Islanders went … Continue reading The Rise and Fall of Islanders Goalie Rick Dipietro