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Isles Extend Witt!

Eagle eyes caught a fast one – the Islanders have extended defenseman Brendan Witt to a two-year contract extension. Terms were not announced just yet, but I am working on it. Per TSN’s signings tracker: 6:37PM New York Islanders sign… Continue Reading

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One Last Avery Cheapshot!

Keeping up with the rumor theme, Sean Avery – now of the Dallas Stars thanks to his 4-year $15.5-Million dollar deal, has never really been the kindest player to the New York Islanders. He has “allegedly” headhunted DiPietro after a… Continue Reading

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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

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Depth Signings!

Between yesterday and today, the Islanders have stocked the farm system once again by signing a whole handful of players to two-way contracts, including a goaltender who allegedly broke all of Dubielewicz’s records at the University of Denver. In no… Continue Reading

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Doug Weight Signed!

Botta claims in his blog deal is done, one year deal. More in a bit Confirmed! Check out the Islanders Website! Once again I ran out to take care of something and signings break! We all knew this was coming,… Continue Reading

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Goaltender Yann Danis Signed!

In a confusing bit of news, it appears the Islanders have signed former Canadiens goaltender Yann Denis. No official word, but a sharp eyed poster on Islandermania spotted him on the players page. Nothing more than a depth signing I… Continue Reading

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Streit Signed!

EVERYTIME I walk away from the computer, something happens! The Islanders have just signed 30-year old defenseman and former Montreal Canadien Mark Streit to a 5 year deal worth $20.5-million. Streit was ranked second among all defenseman last year in… Continue Reading

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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

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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

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Islesblogger on HNLI Today!

I know this is short notice, but the guys over at Hockey Night on Long Island asked me to come on the show this afternoon to discuss the upcoming free agency period. Check out the show, which is on in… Continue Reading