Mottau Suspended 2 Games For Nielsen Hit

Just browsing the headlines this afternoon, I came across a few interesting tidbits on Mike Mottau’s hit on Franz Nielsen last night in New Jersey. I was a little annoyed last night because there really wasn’t any information at all… Continue Reading


In And Outs: The Islanders Revolving Door

Every now and then one or two (or in the Islanders case SEVEN) of your players will go down to injury. Luckily, the Islanders are fortunate enough to have their minor league affiliate an hours drive away. With rookie Kyle… Continue Reading


The Undisclosed Injury Report

I figured, since the Islanders do not want to disclose any injuries – it would be fitting to get an “Undisclosed Injury Report” out there. If you haven’t already heard, the Islanders would not confirm last night that DiPietro suffered… Continue Reading


Exclusive: DiPietro Injured

Just wrapped up all the interviews in room six and the locker room, it was announced that DiPietro was pulled because he suffered “an undisclosed injury”. Numerous attempts to pry details from Gordon and DiPietro himself proved unsuccessful by everyone… Continue Reading


Foolishness – The NHL Injury Policy

I have been putting together notes on the NHL injury policy for about a week or so, I decided to finally sit down and put up a post because Ken over at Islanders Outsider brought up some interesting points, but… Continue Reading


Rumor Denied: Comrie Out At Least 1 Game

I don’t know how this rumor got started, but it was posted on two separate message boards today. It basically said that Mike Comrie would be missing the remainder of the season due to a hip injury requiring surgery. This… Continue Reading


So My Question Wasn’t Too Bad

I think I may have over-reacted a bit last night and had a complete brain lock – because Ted Nolan did offer a fair amount of insight into what he changed in their style of play between the Flyers game… Continue Reading


Dipietro’s Season – GAME OVER!

If anyone has watched goaltender Rick DiPietro as close as I have since the infamous All-Star F-Bomb, the news last night that DiPietro’s season is over due to his second consecutive hip surgery isn’t all too surprising. Thankfully, the surgically… Continue Reading