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On Monday we looked at the Islander forward with the most to prove this season. Today we continue with part two of our three part âUnder pressureâ series as we examine the Islander defenseman with the most to prove in 13/14.
There is a couple different ways one could go on this issue. Clearly replacing departed blueliner Mark Streit is of the utmost importance however that roster spot sho...
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The Islanders shocked a lot of people last season by making their first playoff appearance in six years and continued to do so by giving the top-seeded Pittsburgh Penguins a run for their money in the first round. They ended up being eliminated in six games but many who watched that series were impressed with how the Islanders played and considered the better team for a few games...
Trevor Gillies, goon, thug, punk. Nobody likes this guy, fans, team-mates, or opposing players. Trevor Gillies has played a whopping 57-games in 4-seasons with Anaheim and the Islanders. In those 57 games, he had a massive point-total of three, two goals and an assist. I’m surprised that punk even passed the puck, it was probably a rebound off of one [...]
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We have reached the top of the list, and coming in at number one on Islander Country's Top Ten Prospects in the Islanders' System list is 2011 first round pick (5th overall), Canadian born forward, Ryan Strome.
Strome, not only is the Isles top...