A Quick Glimpse Into the Future of John Tavares

Just came across a link on Twitter that has the New York Islanders 2009 first round draft pick John Tavares (and the rest of the top rookies) at an Upper Deck photo shoot. A few of the pictures (and there… Continue Reading


A Charles Wang Thank You

Not even hours after the show of support for his heralded Lighthouse Project, Islanders owner Charles Wang released the following in a press release thanking everyone who came out in a show of support today: “I would like to thank… Continue Reading


Images From The Lighthouse Rally and Meeting

I have a bit of a treat for you, earlier today I was snapping pictures from both my iPhone and my camera. I had forgotten my USB cable so I couldn’t upload them from the meeting at Hofstra this afternoon.… Continue Reading


It’s Lighthouse Rally Time

Today is the day, that’s right – today is August 4th the day of the “Just Build It” rally and public comment hearing for the Town of Hempstead. For what has seemed like months and months of planning by The… Continue Reading


AHL Depth Charges

You know how we do things here at Islesblogger – we like to play with our titles to poke-fun point out the obvious. This case is no different, referencing the lack of free agent signings by our New York Islanders.… Continue Reading


Islesblogger’s Draft Wish: John Tavares

It’s that time of year again. I’ve been bad at pumping up the draft this time around – especially because I WILL BE THERE again. Well, we all know how my draft wish ended up last time around, hopefully this… Continue Reading


Dean Chynoweth in as Assistant Coach

Remember all the rumblings earlier this off season about the Islanders bringing in an assistant coach with Islanders ties (not literally ties that go with a suit…)? It turns out that the rumors were indeed true. Dean Chynoweth whom played… Continue Reading


Watch Okposo and Team USA on Universal Sports!

Every now and then I get interesting emails that are just little gems of information and way too good not to post about, today was one of those days I guess. Prior to today I had never known that you… Continue Reading


Another Loss, But More Experience Gained

Sorry for the late recap of the Pittsburgh game from Thursday – quite frankly I only saw the first period as I passed out for the rest. Looking at the recap, I didn’t miss anything exciting surrounding the offensive play… 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


Islanders – Flyers Recap

Not really much to say about what we saw against the Flyers last night. It was almost if it was a repeat of the last time the Isles made the trek down the Jersey Turnpike and made a right turn… Continue Reading