Found June 21, 2013 on Razzball Hockey:
The New York Islanders were led by John Tavares in 2013. The Isles made the playoffs and Tavares was a finalist for the MVP. Things are looking up on Long Island. Take a look back at a successful season for the Isles. Team Name: New York Islanders Record: 24-17-7, 3rd in Atlantic, Lost 4-2 to Pittsburgh in Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Player of the Season:  Tavares led the team with a 28-19–47 stat line including 16 points on the power play (9G, 7A) that got him nominated for the NHL MVP honors and rightly so. Breakout of the Season: Josh Bailey put out a season of 11-8–19 with a career-best +7 rating. Bailey should get over the 40-point barrier next season. A 50-point campaign isn’t out of the question if he gets more time on the power play. Disappointment of the Season: The Islanders outperformed everyone’s expectation so there isn’t much of anyone who can be singled out as a disappointment. Team Analysis: Goaltender Evgeni Nabokov made this his team in goal and sent Rick DiPi...

Barclays Center sets up rink, preview of New York Islanders new digs

The New York Islanders are moving from the Nassau Coliseum to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn in 2015.  But in fall of 2013, they will be playing the New Jersey Devils in a preseason game to see what their new home rink will be like.  The setup of the Barclays Center looks pretty good, it’s just weird that there aren’t any really seats in one of the end zones.  Not to mention...
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