MacDonald Injured, Dunham Emergency Backup, Dubie On The Way?

What a crazy night tonight, first it starts with a little news from Greg Logan about DiPietro seeking a second (or is it a third?) opinion on his swelling surgery repaired knee. The discussion shifted about the now real possibility… Continue Reading


Offensive Defensemen

With head coach Scott Gordon teaching his overspeed technique and the Islanders being successful against Boston two nights ago – you wonder if we will see increased production from the back end. You know there are defensemen on the team… Continue Reading


Islanders Want Boyle?

Speculation (read: rumors) has been running rampant the past several days that the Tampa Bay Lightning are looking to purge themselves of Dan Boyle’s six-year $40-million dollar contact in order to reach a self imposed spending limit. The problem with… Continue Reading


Islanders After Hossa?

It’s Eklund, so take it for what it’s worth: “Source: Isles putting together “mega offer for Hossa”” – Eklund This Isles fan wouldn’t be surprised if Hossa was part of the plan all along and Charles gave the go ahead… Continue Reading


Weights and Measures

Alright, excuse my attempt at a witty title. I try to avoid posting crazy rumors and speculation, but I will always post something when I feel it it has somewhat of a credible substance. Why post anything about Doug Weight… Continue Reading


McCabe’s Agent: Rumor Denied!

Well, can’t really say I am surprised by this denial. I am somewhat relieved that the madness surrounding McCabe has been stomped out once again because I really want the Islanders to draft Nikita Filatov. At least for now the… Continue Reading


McCabe Plus #7 for Isles #5?

Another hot rumor this morning! OTTAWA — If often-criticized defenceman Bryan McCabe is a potential victim of the imminent Maple Leafs housecleaning as is expected, it likely will not come via the buyout route. That was the word yesterday from… Continue Reading


Islesblogger’s Draft Wish: Nikita Filatov

Not since the likes of one Zigmund Palffy have I been more excited or intrigued by a player like Filatov. It’s not because he is the next Russian sensation – (although it helps), but it’s because of the way he… Continue Reading