The Islanders have selected wildcard (and wild child) Kirill Kabanov with the 65th pick of the third round. It’s a similar situation to Kirill Petrov in that should Kabanov pan out, it’s a great pick – but it differs in… Continue Reading
Good afternoon once again live from the Staples Center here in Los Angeles, California. Today at the draft we have a rapid fire round of selections, from round two to round seven. There are no photo ops, no long winded… Continue Reading
The New York Islanders have traded both of their second round picks (35th and 58th) to Chicago and move up to the 30th overall and select Center Brock Nelson. Just a note of interest, Kevin Connolly announced the pick at… Continue Reading
Just uploaded some pics and a video of the press conference for Nino Niederreiter, check them out!
The Islanders select Nino Niederreiter with the 5th overall selection By being selected fifth overall, Niederreiter has been drafted highest of any Swiss player ever. The closest was Michel Riesen at 14th overall in 1997. The addition of Niederreiter to… Continue Reading
Just getting settled in here at the Staples Center. sitting right next to Yahoo’s Puck Daddy – Greg Wyshnyski and BD Gallof of Hockey Independent. Here is my view of the Draft Floor
Just got to the arena. The metro is cheap, and fast!
Here is a story I had written yesterday on the flight over to LA from NY. I had been asked a few times in the last few weeks why I go so crazy covering hockey. I had thought about some… Continue Reading
Good afternoon Islanders fans! Just checking in here LIVE from Los Angeles, California – well from my hotel room at least. I’ve been doing some last minute research here and there to be prepared for the first round of the… Continue Reading
Hey there Islanders fans! Just wanted to give everyone a heads up if they have not already heard, but the New York Islanders are looking for a few more bloggers for the Blog Box this season! They will be hosting… Continue Reading
Good morning Islanders fans! I’ve been meaning to put up an announcement for quite some time now (as well as content) – but for the third year in a row I am headed to the NHL Entry Draft! As you… Continue Reading
8:00pm Just turned on Versus – they are giving some background on some of the top picks in this years NHL entry draft. 8:02pm Showing a video of the borrowed NY lottery picker – lol 8:08pm Ken Morrow up on… Continue Reading