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Islanders 2016-17 Player Grade: Jean-Francois Berube

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Many of the issues that the Islanders faced this season run through Jean-Francois Berube and Garth Snow’s insistence to keep him on the roster. It wasn’t his fault really, but his job is to stop pucks and he didn’t do that well. Sure it’s not Jean-Francois Berube‘s fault that the New York Islanders claimed him off […]

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New York Islanders Comparing Shane Prince and Alan Quine

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Shane Prince and Alan Quine put up identical numbers for the New York Islanders this year. Who would you rather have on the team? On the surface, it looks like Shane Prince and Alan Quine put up identical numbers. Both had five goals and 13 assists for 18 points on the season but you have […]

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Islanders Prospect Triumphs In Swedish Playoffs

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While Matthew Barzal is lighting it up for the Seattle Thunderbirds of the WHL another Islanders prospects just added some silverware to his collect out in Sweden. Selected by the Islanders in the fourth round of the 2014 NHL draft, Swedish-born Linus Soderstrom has been steadily increasing his pedigree. Goalies aren’t generally taken in the first round unless […]

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New York Islanders 2016-2017 Player Grades: Thomas Hickey

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The New York Islanders struggled at times defensively during the 2016-2017. Unfortunately, Thomas Hickey was at the forefront of these struggles. On paper, it looked like an average year for Thomas Hickey. The New York Islanders defenseman put up similar numbers to his career average, but we’re going to have to go a bit deeper […]

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New York Islanders Still Have Hope Picking 15th In The NHL Draft

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Although 15 doesn’t sound like a fantastic spot, the New York Islanders can certainly still find a solid player in the middle of the round. Seeing the New Jersey Devils and the Philadelphia Flyers get a top-three pick in the lottery really sucked. The initial gut reaction was why couldn’t the ping pong balls bounce […]

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Islanders Prospect Matthew Barzal Prolific in Playoffs

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With only two regular season NHL games New York Islanders prospect Matthew Barzal wasn’t given a fair chance to stay on the roster. He’s moved past that setback and taken the WHL by storm. The New York Islanders traded up to get Barzal. Sending Griffin Reinhart, a flop then and still a flop now to the Edmonton Oilers for the 16th overall. Barzal only got two games with […]

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New York Islanders Receive The 15th Pick In Draft Lottery

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The New York Islanders will be picking 15th overall in the NHL Draft this year.  That’s where they were expected to pick in this year’s draft anyways. 0.9 percent was the New York Islanders chances at the number one overall pick. The odds were certainly against them so when it was announced that they had […]

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New York Islanders NHL App Disrespects 1980’s Dynasty Teams

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The NHL App sent out a push notification that was pretty laughable. They asked if the 1994 New York Rangers could beat the 1980’s New York Islanders. It was pretty difficult to not topple out of my chair laughing when I got this notification on my phone today. The NHL app asked if the 1994 […]

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New York Islanders Power Play Goals Internet Game

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The New York Islanders struggled with their power play during the 2016-2017 season only scoring 35 power play goals. You think you can guess who scored? A majority of my day is spent on social media, I’m a millennial what do you expect? Most of the time it’s looking at sports-related stories, funny videos and of […]

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NHL Draft Lottery: Miracle Unlikely for the Islanders

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TORONTO - APRIL 13: Deputy Commissioner of the NHL Bill Daly announces  the fifth pick to go to the New York Islanders during the NHL Draft Lottery Drawing at the TSN Studio April 13, 2010 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages / Getty Images for NHL)http://islandersinsight.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/173/2017/04/9844243... 768w, http://islandersinsight.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/173/2017/04/9844243... 1024w" sizes="(max-width: 627px) 100vw, 627px" />

If you’re hopping for a drafty lottery miracle on Saturday, I wouldn’t hold my breath.

New York Islanders 2016-17 Player Grades: Calvin de Haan

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New York Islanders defenseman Calvin de Haan had a solid season that has been highly underrated by Islanders fans, but that’s just how it’s always been. Calvin de Haan has been the New York Islanders best defensively minded defenseman ever since he made his debut with the team in 2014, but fans always overlook just […]

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New York Islanders Possible Draft Pick Nicholas Suzuki

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With a slim chance of moving up in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the New York Islanders are looking at picking 15th overall. Get to know the new Islander: Nicholas Suzuki. The New York Islanders have less than a one percent chance to move up and take the first-overall pick in the 2017 NHL Entry […]

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New York Islanders Statistical Comparison Between Coaches

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The difference in results from the first half to the second half of the season was drastic for the New York Islanders. What can some of the underlying numbers tell us about this remarkable turnaround? When the New York Islanders fired Jack Capuano the team was a point clear of Buffalo for the last place in […]

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New York Islanders 2017 Draft Lottery Odds for Winning

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Missing out on the playoffs means that the New York Islanders find themselves with a shot at the number one overall pick at the 2017 NHL Draft. Even if it’s less than 1%. The 2017 NHL entry draft is continuously touted as one that isn’t deep. Great. Just when the New York Islanders fall out of […]

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New York Islanders Andrew Ladd vs Jason Chimera Value

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The two biggest additions to the 2016-2017 New York Islanders were Andrew Ladd and Jason Chimera. Who was the better signing? Last year when the New York Islanders added Jason Chimera and Andrew Ladd I was content with both signings. Andrew Ladd was brought in to replace Kyle Okposo and add veteran leadership as someone […]

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Worcester Becomes New ECHL Home For Isles

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From the New York Islanders:

“We are excited to partner with the Worcester Railers Hockey Club as our new ECHL affiliate and bring professional hockey back to an already established hockey city. The proximity of having our ECHL team within driving distance from Bridgeport and the Islanders is a definite benefit. The Railers great ownership group, led by Cliff Rucker, has set a platform for our prospects to develop their game in their brand new practice facility, Worcester Ice Center facility. We’ve had several members of the current Islanders team play games in the ECHL and look forward to continuing that trend with the Railers.” – Garth Snow

New York Islanders 2016-17 Player Grades: Josh Ho-Sang

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New York Islanders rookie Josh Ho-Sang made a huge impact on a team so desperately needing him in the 2016-17 campaign and is looking to build off of that next season. Since the day he got drafted, New York Islanders fans, especially myself, have been fascinated by Josh Ho-Sang’s play, which is at times overshadowed […]

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New York Islanders Daily: Partnership With ECHL’s Worcester Railers

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The New York Islanders have partnered with the ECHL’s Worcester Railers for the 2017-2018 season. The deal was announced on Thursday. For those that don’t know the ECHL is essentially another minor league system. Yesterday the New York Islanders announced their partnership for next year with the Worcester Railers. Personally, I don’t know a ton […]

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New York Islanders Nikita Kucherov Are Perfect Match

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During an interview on Wednesday, Nikita Kucherov voiced his displeasure with the Tampa Bay Lighting, which brings up a perfect opportunity for the New York Islanders to get the winger they’ve been waiting for. It all went down in an interview 10,000 miles away, in Russia. In an interview with a Russian newspaper (original Russian, here’s […]

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New York Islanders 2016-17 NHL Awards Edition

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The NHL has started to name the three finalists for individual awards. Outside of Travis Hamonic being named for the Foundation Award, the New York Islanders are going to make a scant appearance. So let’s have our own, Isles only awards. It’s hard not to get a little jealous as a New York Islanders fan […]

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