Live Blog: Isles and Hurricanes

Just getting settled in here at the Blog Box! Your scratches for the Islanders – Witt, Bailey and Park No word on Park’s replacement yet. Ok, Park is now on the ice – error perhaps? Live Tracker First Period About… Continue Reading


Lavy vs Gordy: Hurricanes on Long Island

Before I get ready to head to the Coliseum, I wanted to write a bit about the first matchup of Peter Laviolette and Scott Gordon. Both men coached in the Bruins organization, both men know and respect each other. One… Continue Reading


Campoli’s Return, DiPietro’s Home Debut!

So many things to write about, so little time – seems that is always the case during hockey season. So what is in store tonight? Chris Campoli is set to return from an Upper Body, Arm, shoulder injury tonight –… Continue Reading


Live Blog: Islanders at Tampa Bay

So the Islanders are looking to get their first road win of the season, on their first road trip – which takes them through the sunny and warm state of Florida. There were questions on who would be the starting… Continue Reading


Sabres Visit Long Island

Just about to head out here to the Coliseum for home game number TWO. The Islanders are set to take on the Buffalo Sabres this afternoon in what should be a great game. I will not be live blogging this… Continue Reading


Late Home Opener Thoughts and Photos!

You may or may not have noticed that I said I would post some final thoughts when I got home from the game on Saturday. I sort of lied, but unintentionally. When I got home, I completely fell asleep on… Continue Reading


Opening Night VS The St. Louis Blues

It’s almost meant to be! The New York Islanders host the St. Louis Blues for tonight’s home opener at Nassau Coliseum. The significance, isn’t much – but it should help the Guerin-Weight duo gain some much needed confidence at the… Continue Reading


Live Blog: Islanders at Devils!

As we are waiting for the CSPAN2 to MSG+2 change, I just wanted to take the time to introduce a brand new feature! I have been planning on doing this for some time, but I will now incorporate the live… Continue Reading


A New Era Begins!

October means one thing and one thing only to hockey fans – the NHL gets back into FULL swing! Those around the game long enough know this is the time to shine, the time to give it everything (well, almost… Continue Reading


Nate Thompson Claimed Off Waivers

According to Andy Strickland’s blog, the Islanders have claimed Nate Thompson off waivers from the Providence Bruins. Thompson was drafted in the 6th round 183rd overall in the 2003 draft, he plays center and had 19 goals and 20 assists… Continue Reading


Roster Trimmed, Bailey Gets Extended Look

According to Greg Logan over at Newsday and the Islanders Official Release today, the team has trimmed their roster down to 23-players by assigning several players to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the AHL. This isn’t surprising as the NHL… Continue Reading


DP and Bailey Playing, Listen Live!

I know I am late to the party, but 2008 First round draft pick Josh Bailey and 2000 first overall draft pick Rick DiPietro are set to play tonight (already in the first intermission) in Florida. You can listen live… Continue Reading