Found March 29, 2013 on
Just a quick hit today as Art Staple has tweeted out the contact discussions for Lubomir Visnovky remaining with the Islanders are under way and are "very positive."
I find it increasingly amusing that with the exception of Ryan Miller, the players who were most resistant to joining the Islanders are the ones that end up very happy to remain.
Look at the case of Evgeni Nabokov who is happy t...
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UNIONDALE, NY (March 29, 2013) – The New York Islanders announced today that defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky has agreed to terms on a two-year contract extension.
Visnovsky, 36, has nine points (three goals and six assists) in 22 games with the Islanders this season. Through his first 22 games this season, Visnovsky has been on the ice for 34 of the 59 goals (58%) scored by the...
In the next stage that has been a truly bizarre and turbulent tale, Lubomir Visnovsky, who a few months ago refused to report to the Isles and was threatening legal action against the teams involved in a trade where he would not report to, has been extended by the Islanders for two years/9.5M....while dedicated soldier and team captain Mark Streit remains a pending UFA.
Colin McDonald scored two goals, Josh Bailey tallied the clinching score in the shootout and the New York Islanders won again on the road, coming up with a 4-3 shootout victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
John Tavares also scored for New York, which won its fourth straight on the road while improving to 10-4-1 away from home this season to pull into a tie with...
Brenden Kichton (Spokane Chiefs)
Just 3 games on the Thursday playoff schedule and all involving New York Islander prospects which resulted in 2 losses and 1 escape. Depending on your point of view then the 2 losses mean that the Islanders are this much closer to adding 2 talented prospects to their system.
One who nobody is really sure what is going to happen when Brenden Kichton...
Mitchell Theoret (OHL Images)
Wednesday was a day of sweeps for the New York Ranger and New York Islander prospects as we had some solid performances but sadly an embarrassing one too. Still seeing a young man rise to the occasion with a 4 point performance is a "feel good" moment to enjoy.
How many ways to like first star of the game Mitchell Theoret's (NYI 2011...
St. Croix and Reinhart (Edmonton Oil Kings)
Don't blink because if you do then you might miss seeing the end of the season for a New York Ranger or New York Islander prospect. On Friday 4 Islander and 1 Ranger prospect saw their season come to an end while 2 prospects (1 from each franchise) moved on to the next round.
Not going to breakdown anyone's season here as there...
Lubomir Visnovsky will be with the New York Islanders for the next two seasons after signing an extension worth $9.5M over two campaigns. Visnovsky has played in 791 career NHL games with the Los Angeles Kings, Edmonton Oilers and Anaheim Ducks. He has collected 120 career Goals and 339 Assists for 459 total Points. He [...]