Found March 19, 2013 on
It's mid March and the Islanders are one game over that pivotal .500 mark. But as Jack Capuano told Newsday's Art Staple, they shouldn't feel too good about themselves. I was happy to read that quote this morning with my coffee and sunflower seed bagel. It shows that Jack understands the real urgency -- even though he doesn't show it very often in the post game reports when the MSG cameras are...
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Brenden Kichton (Spokane Chiefs)
It is that time of the year as New York Ranger and New York Islander prospects in the playoffs but for some the bigger question is do I sign or do I say no? For the teams they, too have to decide whether or not to offer contracts to their prospects especially for those selected in the 2011 NHL draft.
One prospect has reportedly already made...
from Jesse Spector of The Sporting News,
“On every icing, the winger goes in (for the draw) and gets thrown out on purpose,” Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. “You see that everywhere you go. He’s getting thrown out so the center can take the draw and it buys five more seconds (after a team is not allowed to make a line change following an icing). That should be a rule...
Peter Ceresnak (OHL Images)
St. Patrick's Day was not very lucky for the one New York Ranger and one New York Islander prospect who saw their season come to an unhappy ending. Not every prospect has a happy ending to their season or their dream of an NHL career.
Peter Ceresnak (NYR 11 6th) and his Peterborough Petes came up 1 win, 1 point short of making the OHL Eastern Conference...