As of now, the Islanders only made one trade this deadline (Brandon Davidson). Most likely, Garth Snow will not follow through and make another trade. But, he needs to! Garth Snow needs to make some changes for two reasons. 1) John Tavares won't sign, and 2) If not, he will be fired. I hope Garth Snow … Continue reading The Trade Deadline
Tonight the Islanders are playing the Carolina Hurricanes, and this game is huge. If the Islanders win, the move up to a 2nd Wild Card Spot! The Islanders need to make the playoffs if you want John Tavares to sign. As of now, the goalie is unconfirmed, so we don't know how this game is going … Continue reading Another Huge Game
Will the Islanders make the playoffs? No, they will miss it by 3 points Will the Islanders take part in a trade? No, Garth won't do anything. Will John Tavares sign? He will wait until he contract is up, look around the league, but eventually sign with the Islanders. Will Barzal win Calder? Yes, he … Continue reading Bold Predictions
The Golden Knights are off to a historical start for an expansion team. Their current record is 8-1-0. To put that in perspective, the Islanders are 6-4-1. Now, look at the Coyotes record, which is 0-10-1. The Golden Knights' aces are Marc-Andre Fleury (G) and James Neal (F). Fleury is injured. Yet, they are still amazing. Their … Continue reading What is up with the Vegas Golden Knights?
Greiss recently let up 6 goals against the Minnesota Wild, and 5 against the Blue Jackets. Not so good. On the other, Halak has been playing well, with a .913 save percentage and a 2.72 GAA. Greiss's GAA is 3.7 and a save percentage of .898. In my opinion, Halak should be the Islanders starting … Continue reading Greiss or Halak?
After a depressing season last year, and missing the playoffs by only 1 point, the Islanders are in it to win it. They acquired Jordan Eberle for Ryan Strome and ditched the 3 goalie situation. Berube is now on the Blackhawks. Also, Doug Weight is the permanent head coach of the Isles. Greiss is predicted … Continue reading Opening Day is Finally Here!
On September 20th there are two preseason games. One against the Flyers in Brooklyn, the other against the Flyers in Philly. ISLANDERS PHILLY ROSTER FORWARDS 8 Steve Bernier 13 Mathew Barzal 20 Kieffer Bellows 21 Arnaud Durandeau 26 Ben Holmstrom 27 Anders Lee 29 Brock Nelson 37 Casey Bailey 52 Ross Johnston 61 Kyle Schempp 66 Josh Ho-Sang 86 Nikolay Kulemin … Continue reading Split Squad Rosters
Barclays Center is reportably trying to get the Islanders to leave there and move back to Nassau Coliseum. As many know, the conditions at the Barclays have been awful for the Isles. With obstructed views, and off- center scoreboards, life for the Islanders are terrible. The team is supposedly looking towards Belmont, NY and Nassau … Continue reading Belmont Bash?