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New York Islanders (0-0-0) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (0-0-0)
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Consol Energy Center - Pittsburgh, PA
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Griffin Reinhart (Edmonton Oil Kings)
The middle of the week brought out the prospects of the New York Rangers and New York Islanders playing on teams going in opposite directions. Sure it is early in the season but teams stumble out of the gate either push the panic button by either firing people or trading players.
The Edmonton Oil Kings aren't playing perfect hockey...
Mitchell Theoret (OHL Images)
Thursday night was a light one for the New York Islander and New York Ranger prospects but we got a couple of first's in to make the evening interesting.
Mitchell Theoret (NYI 2011 7th) returned to the Niagara IceDog lineup after missing the last 2 games with a "upper body injury." Theoret found himself playing on the first line with...
Better late than never, right? Results from the polls:
Goalies: Billy Smith 80%, Roberto Luongo 5% (yes, all the answers OTHER than Smith had 4 & 5%!)
Defense: Denis Potvin 94%, Kenny Jonsson 67%, Darius Kasparaitis 63%, Ken Morrow 62%
Left Wing: Matt Moulson 52%, Clark Gillies 85%, Ziggy Palfy 82% and Derek King 31%
Right Wing: Bobby Nystrom 71%, John Tonelli...
Cristoval "Boo" Nieves (MGoBlue.com)
Friday night hockey for the New York Ranger and New York Islander prospects wasn't a bad one as the NCAA prospects joined their Junior peers in regular season play. For one young freshman, it was an opportunity to recover from a rocky first night and play well.
First Star - Cristoval "Boo" Nieves Michigan
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers will face off against the CT Whale tonight and the Islanders will be web streaming the game live for their fans from their website. Here is the information from their website:
The New York Islanders will broadcast a live stream of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers first two regular season games on the video player on the Isles site. Fans need to click on...
By Brian Ring
Hartford, CT, October 12, 2012 - The Connecticut Whale were defeated by the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, 6-4, Friday night at the XL Center in their 2012-13 season opener.
The Sound Tigers scored five times in the second period and once in the third to defeat the Whale in their first meeting since the first-round of the 2011-12 Calder Cup Playoffs, which the Whale swept...
The Flyers would have played the New York Islanders in Uniondale tonight amidst a heavy slate of NHL games. Alas, the lockout has ruined the first weekend of the regular season as the casualty games begin to mount.
However, that does not mean there is not plenty of hockey to choose from today. This weekend is absolutely jam-packed with North American minor league, Canadian junior...