Islanders Look For Answers Against Flames

This has been a tough season. Not just for the New York Islanders, but – for those of us who follow the team and more importantly, TRY to blog about them. All too many times, I’ve started a post –… Continue Reading


Islanders Face Dallas: No Retaliation Needed

Dallas has come into New York, beating the Cross Town Rival New York Rangers 1-0 on Tuesday night and riding the hot hand of local kid – Eric Nystrom. The Islanders have now lost three straight, so they will be… Continue Reading


Islanders Look to Continue Stride Against Lightning

The Islanders have turned their snide around these last four games – earning 7 of 8 points, on the road no less. Tavares still cannot finish, but he’s certainly been able to start – earning three assists in their win… Continue Reading


Isles Look For Third Straight Road Win in Chicago

Things haven’t been easy for the Islanders this season, but they seem to have found the effort to weather the storm and find ways to win. Nobody could have seen this start coming for the Islanders, who finished strong last… Continue Reading


Rangers Hand Isles Another Loss, 3rd Jersey Revealed

So the Islanders lost in a tough way last night against their rival New York Rangers 4-2. The game was a fairly entertaining game, and although the Islanders played much better than they have in the last few – it… Continue Reading


Islanders Look for Change Against Rangers

November is typically a tough month for hockey, teams begin to gel and string together wins – like the Rangers have or; in the case of the Islanders, begin to struggle due to weaknesses. The Islanders have struggled mightily the… Continue Reading


Isles Strome Home, DP Out, Nabokov Dressed Against Lightning

It always seems to happen this way, the off season takes forever to pass – but here we are already almost three games into the 2011/12 NHL season, at least for the Islanders. Earlier this afternoon, the Islanders sent their… Continue Reading


Islanders Acquire Al Montoya From Phoenix

Dealing with the injury to rookie netminder Kevin Poulin, who suffered a dislocated kneecap last night during warmpups, the Islanders suddenly found themselves in serious need of veteran goaltending. The rookie who’s job it was to back up the rookie… Continue Reading


Snow Shines Bright in Moulson Extension

The last week and a half has been rough for Islanders fans. We went from a high profile waiver claim holding out and being suspended, to fans around the league blasting the organization for the claim, to a few losses… Continue Reading


OK To Go, Nielsen and DP Also Return Against Capitals

When the Islanders play the Capitals at home, it’s always one of my favorite games to attend. Consider me a closet Ovie fan – I have yet to break down and get a red number eight sweater, but I will… Continue Reading


Tavares Making Strides, Colliton Shines in Win over Avs

How about the Islanders as of late? Aside from injuries that continue to mount (Eaton – done for the year, Nielsen – groin, and DiPietro – mystery strain) the Islanders are playing pretty good hockey, (8-2-1 over the last 11).… Continue Reading