After only playing 26 games last season, it is no secret that Islanders fans are growing more and more frustrated with Andrew Ladd. He returned from a lower-body injury last season in late February and found himself back on the injured reserve in a matter of weeks with a torn ACL. It's definitely been a … Continue reading How Will Andrew Ladd Fit in When He Returns?
The New York Islanders have won nine consecutive games, despite the absence of top winger Jordan Eberle for eight of them. Although his production slowed down last season, Eberle has been a primary offensive contributor consistently throughout his career, especially during his tenure on the Island. The Islanders posted a video on their Twitter account … Continue reading Jordan Eberle is Back on the Ice
The New York Islanders "fisherman" logo was a failed experiment to rebrand for the 1995-96 season and, while the jerseys lasted until 1998, the logo was mercifully killed off after two seasons. The fisherman almost didn't even last that long as the team rotated the logo with a re-colored version of their original crest throughout the … Continue reading Do Not Revive the Fisherman Jerseys!
Fans oftentimes forget that the players they watch on the ice have lives other than hockey. When the final horn sounds and the players skate off the ice, their second life starts. Their lives as regular humans. Some people might see hockey players as their idol or role-model, but we forget that hockey players are … Continue reading Islanders Off the Ice: Featuring Michael Dal Colle
With the regular season roster finalized, one particular New York Islander prospect has found his way into the main roster. Noah Dobson, quite possibly one of the most-hyped defensive prospects the NHL has seen in years, has made the jump from the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s Rouyn-Noranda Huskies to the main roster of the … Continue reading Is Rushing Noah Dobson a Good Idea?
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
Getting off to a good start in key for the Islanders. Although it is an 82-game season, the first handful of games play a key role in the entire season. After the first few regular-season games are played, general managers can see how their teams are performing and decide to make adjustments as necessary for … Continue reading A Look at the Islanders Schedule in October
We count down our picks for the Top 10 Rivalries in the NHL. Where will Isles-Rangers end up? Click to find out!
Last season, we were lucky enough to witness the Islanders do what most people thought was impossible. They swept the normally intimidating Pittsburgh Penguins in the playoffs, only to feel the same fate as they were then swept by the "Bunch of Jerks" in the Carolina Hurricanes. The Islanders struggled mightly in the second round: … Continue reading How the Islanders Can Learn from Their Mistakes from Last Season
The Metropolitan Division does not have a single bad team in it. It is almost impossible to accurately predict, as anyone can finish anywhere. In this article, we will rank the eight teams and predict their point totals for the 2018-19 season, providing some reasoning as to why they were placed where they were. 8. … Continue reading Metropolitan Division Standings Predictions