Is Robin Lehner the Best Free Agency Signing of the 2018 Off-Season?

The 2018 off-season was one of the more crazier summers in NHL history. John Tavares went north to Toronto, highly-touted Paul Stasny took his talents to Vegas, and James Van Reimsdyk returned home to Philadelphia. Despite this, there is a fair debate to be had that Islanders goaltender Robin Lehner has been more valuable than any of …

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Islanders Beat-Down Against the Maple Leafs a Taste of Things to Come

The New York Islanders just put the NHL on notice as they defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-0 on "Hockey Night in Canada." In what was being called as one of the more anticipated games of the season, the Islanders faced off against former captain John Tavares for the first time since Tavares left the …

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Game of the Month 12/29/18: Islanders 4-Maple Leafs 0

The Islanders fans have gotten what they've asked for... a beat down on the Toronto Maple Leafs. It all started in the first period.  Valtteri Filppula scored a highlight reel goal, splitting the Toronto defensemen and flipping the puck over Garret Sparks' shoulder to give the Isles an early 1-0 lead. Then, in the second …

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Game of the Month 12/29/18: New York Islanders @ Toronto Maple Leafs Game Preview

Tonight is a night that all Islanders fans have been waiting for since July 1st.  The Islanders are in Toronto to take on John Tavares and the Toronto Maple Leafs for the first of three meetings between the two teams this season. Both teams played last night and defeated their opponents.  The Maple Leafs were …

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Islanders Players Have Moved on From John Tavares

In a recent article on Sportsnet, Elliotte Friedman detailed the specific timeline of John Tavares' decision to leave the New York Islanders this summer in free agency. Throughout the process, it was clear Tavares' teammates had his backs during what was a rollercoaster for the entire franchise. The season presented many hurdles for the former …

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Kyle Okposo Opens Up About His Inner-Demons

In an very personal piece written by Tim Graham, Kyle Okposo detailed a tragic story that led to months where Okposo and his family feared for his life. "Kyle Okposo couldn’t form full sentences. He was incoherent, confused, paranoid. He strained to recognize loved ones. He thought staffers around his bedside were there to hurt …

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Stars Aligning for a Potential Repeat of June 29th, 2016

Where were you when Neil Armstrong landed on the moon?  Where were you when the USA beat Russia in 1980?  Where were you when Tyree made the helmet catch?  Where were you when Gretzky was traded?  Where were you when OJ Simpson drove his Ford Bronco down Los Angeles' freeways?  Where were you when JFK …

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