Thank You Josh Bailey, From A Passionate Islanders Fan

Josh Bailey recently played in his 800th game for not only the NHL, but for ONLY the Islanders organization on Oct. 8. Bailey was selected by the team in 2008 NHL Entry Draft ninth overall and has been with the Islanders organization for an astounding 12 years. As a fanbase, we saw the young Canadian … Continue reading Thank You Josh Bailey, From A Passionate Islanders Fan

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9/28/19 Game of the Month Recap: Rangers 2-Islanders 4

The Islanders ended the preseason on a high note, as they defeated the Rangers, 4-2, at Webster Bank Arena, Saturday night. The Rangers got on the board first with a goal from Vladislav Namestnikov, about 13 minutes into the second period.  But, with just 18 seconds left, Michael Dal-Colle tied the game for the Isles … Continue reading 9/28/19 Game of the Month Recap: Rangers 2-Islanders 4

How Will Barry Trotz Determine His Roster?

With regular season fast approaching, Barry Trotz will find himself having to make some tough decisions when it comes to the final roster for opening night. Whether it be countless playmaking forwards, or tough, hard-working blue liners, the Islanders are in a difficult spot. When the Islanders look at their roster, Barry Trotz and Lou … Continue reading How Will Barry Trotz Determine His Roster?

Islanders Keep “Captain Loyalty” Anders Lee

The New York Islanders almost had the same scare from the hysteria of July 1, 2018 this offseason with Anders Lee. Anders Lee has been a member of the Islanders since the 2012-13 season. He was named the 15th captain of the New York Islanders back in the beginning of the 2018-19 season due to … Continue reading Islanders Keep “Captain Loyalty” Anders Lee

Week Preview: 10/11-10/17

Every Thursday, I will preview the Islanders week ahead. Here is my first Week Preview: 10/11-10/17! The New York Islanders finished last week with a record of 2-1-0. The Islanders ended the week with a strong 4-0 win against the Sharks in Robin Lehner's debut with the team. After defeating the Sharks, the Islanders had a … Continue reading Week Preview: 10/11-10/17

Bye-Bye, Bailey!

As a New York Islanders fan, I am confused and appalled as to why Josh Bailey is not engulfed in trade rumors. If the Islanders are to re-sign John Tavares at the rumored 15-million dollar per year contract he is rumored to command,, there would be no cap space available for Bailey. His current season … Continue reading Bye-Bye, Bailey!

The Unnecessary Criticism Surrounding Josh Bailey

When most hockey fans hear the name Josh Bailey, they think of your slightly above average second or third line winger. But for some unnecessary and absurd reason, whenever fans of the New York Islanders hear that name, there is so much more to it. Josh Bailey was selected ninth overall by the Islanders in … Continue reading The Unnecessary Criticism Surrounding Josh Bailey