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New York Times Sports:
Christopher Botta interviews agent Pat Brisson about the new deal for John Tavares of the Islanders.
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What was supposed to be a couple of days turned into a full month, but yesterday the news was finally good for Nino Niederreiter, as the 19-year-old skated in a full-team practice for the first time since injuring his groin in a preseason game against the Devils on Sept. 30...
Nino Niederreiter, the 5th overall pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, has been listed as day-to-day after suffering a groin injury in the preseason. The Islanders have been patient with Neiderreiter’s groin injury to this point. Nino participated in his first full practice with the team yesterday and has been skating for the past week or so. Nino probably won’t be ready...
On July 18, 2006, New York Islanders' backup Garth Snow retired and was summarily announced as the team's new General Manager. Needless to say, it was a surprise.
It was also the first of two extremely unusual offseason goaltending moves the Islanders would make that year. The second came two months later, when Snow made his first gonzo deal, handing Rick DiPietro a guaranteed...
Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic was just six-years-old when the Winnipeg Jets left the province of Manitoba. Fifteen years later, he still remembers what it was like to watch his ho...
Bridgeport Sound Tigers 4, Connecticut Whale 3 (OT)
By Brian Ring
Bridgeport, CT, November 2, 2011 - The Connecticut Whale fell to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers Wednesday afternoon, 4-3 in overtime, at the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard.
The Sound Tigers’ Tim Wallace tallied a hat-trick in the game, including the overtime winner, to lead Bridgeport to a come-from-behind win. The...
Larry Brooks at the New York Post reports that Islanders' general manager Garth Snow has been coy concerning the possibility of claiming Sean Avery on waivers.Brooks adds that it's a long shot because he has plenty of enemies on Long Island, but Snow may jump at the chance to hurt the Rangers....we all saw last year the Islanders have no problem blocking teams from acquiring...
Good Morning Islander fans.Â It's a new day.Â Time to find out what the cosmos has in store for us.
By noon today, Trevor Gillies will find out his fate as he was put on waivers yesterday.Â Now, the thing is -- I'm not sure if it was just supposed to be to get him back to Bridgeport or not.Â I tried asking, but no one responded.Â However their Twitter feed...
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November 1: Trevor Gillies cleared waivers and was assigned to Bridgeport. Nino Niederreiter was assigned to Bridgeport on a conditioning assignment.
Every year, the players on the New York Islanders visit select schools across Long Island for Islanders School Day, a community outreach program which is based on encouraging school-age...
Team Record: 3-4-2
Last Game: 3-2 OTL vs. SJS
Season Series: 0 of 4
Team Record: 4-6-1
Last Game: 4-3 SOW vs. FLA
Season Series: 0 of 4
The New York Islanders will aim for their first win in nearly three weeks when they welcome the Winnipeg Jets for tonight's clash at Nassau Coliseum.