New York Islanders Need to Spend to Succeed

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The New York Islanders are a frugal franchise. It doesn’t have the financial resources of its city rivals the New York Rangers, but yet they remain competitive. For now. The New York Islanders don’t spend to the salary cap. This isn’t telling tales out of school or anything, but the Isles don’t have the financial […]

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Islanders Announce Blue & White Rookie Scrimmage

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The New York Islanders announced today that the team will play their annual Blue & White Scrimmage at Northwell Health Ice Center at Eisenhower Park on Wednesday, June 29 at 7 p.m. This marks the first time Northwell Health Ice Center, new official practice facility of the New York Islanders, will host the event. Fans will have the opportunity to see the organization’s top prospects compete in an intra-squad game and see the players take part in a post-game skills competition.

New York Islanders Fans Wanted – Join Eyes on Isles Today

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Eyes on Isles wants you, oh hallowed fan of the New York Islanders, to join their team of writers.   Eyes on Isles has steadily grown as FanSided’s home for New York Islanders coverage dating back to when the site was first launched. The Islanders have seen a tremendous turnaround in that time, and our […]

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New York Islanders: For Garth Snow, the Time is Now

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The New York Islanders live in the past of the team’s successes but dwell, too, in past failures. Garth Snow still has to learn the balance of what makes a winning team. For too many years, the Islanders roster resembled the revolving door at the Plaza. Through the Milbury years especially, young talent was shipped […]

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New York Islanders Daily Links: Trading Player Right’s

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A tour of New York Islanders news from around the web. What do you need to know as an Islanders fan, brought to you daily first thing in the morning! The New York Islanders have seemingly resigned to letting pending unrestricted free agents Kyle Okposo, Frans Nielsen and Matt Martin leave at the deadline. How […]

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New York Islanders 2016-17 Season Expectations

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The New York Islanders entered the 2015-16 with significant hope and expectations, in some regards they failed on those expectations but in other regards they set new and higher expectations. The 2014-15 regular season ended on a high note for the New York Islanders. They hit the 100 point plateau and finished 3rd in the […]

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New York Islanders: No News isn’t Always Good News

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The New York Islander recently signed pending RFA Casey Cizikas to a five-year $16.75 million deal. But since the signing all has gone quiet in Brooklyn. Sometimes no news isn’t good news. Along with Cizikas, the New York Islanders have a number of pending RFA’s and UFA’s. Three fairly important players immediately come to mind: […]

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Islanders Insight’s Top Shelf: Halak Wants to Play in World Cup this Fall

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New York Islanders Daily Links: Halak Wants to Play

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A tour of New York Islanders news from around the web. What do you need to know as an Islanders fan, brought to you daily first thing in the morning! Jaroslav Halak is coming off a disappointing season. He put up some good number for his New York Islanders until he sustained an injury late […]

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New York Islanders Should Trade for Jordan Eberle

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The New York Islanders are all but likely to lose Kyle Okposo to free agency this July. The question then turns to who do the Isles replace him with? Should the New York Islanders lose forward Kyle Okposo to free agency it would leave a giant hole in the lineup on the right side. The […]

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New York Islanders Daily Links: Trickle Down Effects

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A tour of New York Islanders news from around the web. What do you need to know as an Islanders fan, brought to you daily first thing in the morning! This Thursday Casey Cizikas signed a five-year $16.75 million extension with the New York Islanders. Almost immediately the internet went into a tailspin over the […]

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New York Islanders Shot Efficiency and Through Percentages

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We continue our look at New York Islanders statistics from the 2015-16 season to try and see what can be improved over the offseason. This time, we look at shot efficiency. In our third analytics focus, we turn our attention to the New York Islanders shot efficiency in an attempt to understand how the Islanders […]

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New York Islanders: Will The New Owners Spend?

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The question that is on the mind of all New York Islanders fans; will the new ownership be more willing to spend money? This week Jon Ledecky and Scott Malkin took over as the majority owners of the New York Islanders. This is something that we knew was going to happen since August of 2014 when […]

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Islanders Insight’s Top Shelf: 6/3/16

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The New York Islanders signed Bracken Kearns and Ben Holmstrom earlier in the week, but the biggest news of this past week was Casey Cizikas’ contract. He signed a five-year deal worth an annual average of $3.35 million—quite a hefty price for a 4th line player. With that being said, it seems pretty apparent the Islanders are projecting that Cizikas will garner more minutes in the future.

New York Islanders Daily Links: Everybody Gets a Contract

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A tour of New York Islanders news from around the web. What do you need to know as an Islanders fan, brought to you daily first thing in the morning! Yesterday’s big New York Islanders news was the signing of forward Casey Cizikas to a five-year $16.75 million deal. Twitter went abuzz with the news […]

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Islanders Re-Sign Casey Cizikas To Five-Year Deal

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New York Islanders Sign Cizikas to Big Money Deal

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The New York Islanders announced they have reached an agreement with restricted free agent center Casey Cizikas today. Terms are said to be $16.75 over five years. The New York Islanders have been very busy today. Not only have they signed a total of six different players to two-way deals. They also closed a deal […]

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Blog: Ranking The Best Islanders Backup Goaltenders

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Since I started blogging about the New York Islanders back in 2008, I always write at least one article a year stressing the importance of the backup goaltender for this organization. Around that same time I also began writing about the draft and covering it since the Islanders went into the rebuild and that I knew that it would another element for myself and prolong my writing about the Islanders into the summer. For this blog I’m doing both as The Islanders enter this years draft with very few picks, the lowest I’ve seen the Islanders start in years. So let’s go back in time and show you my rankings of the best Islanders backup goalies. My criteria for the top 5 is simple: Must have played at least 40 games for the Islanders; Of course I take the goals allowed average and the save percentage but I also take into account the years that the goalies played because just because their numbers were ok, didn’t necessarily meant that the team was.

New York Islanders Faceoff Trouble Equal Possession Trouble

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The New York Islanders were a negative possession team in 2015-16. But how exactly does this occur? We previously made a foray into the world of analytics as we looked at the New York Islanders possession stats for the 2015-16 season. What the numbers showed is that the Islanders were more often without the puck than […]

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Islanders Insight\’s Top Shelf: Penguins Lead Stanley Cup Final, Countdown to the Draft Continues

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Last night, the Pittsburgh Penguins took a 2-0 lead in the Stanley Cup Final against the San Jose Sharks after Conor Sheary netted an overtime goal at the 2:35 mark.

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