Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


BROCK NELSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

From Warroad, Minnesota, Number 29 Brock Nelson

As if UND fans needed an introduction to Brock Nelson, the rest of the NHL world is getting a taste, finally, of what UND fans saw in his two seasons representing, the then Fighting Sioux, colors and that is the ability to score goals and help produce them. Tonight was no different, scoring his fourth goal of the season for the Islanders, and the game winning goal in tonight'...
Via Goon's World
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brock Nelson - ESPN story

I found this little article on Brock Nelson over on ESPN.  If you don't remember Brock played for UND in the 2010-11 and 2011-2012 seasons.Sometimes in hockey it appears there's just a "poof" moment when it all falls magically into place.At least that's how it must appear to fans when it comes to a guy such as Brock Nelson.Brock who?Exactly.New York Islanders...
Via Goon's World
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Is Brock Nelson?

from Scott Burnside of ESPN, Sometimes in hockey it appears there's just a "poof" moment when it all falls magically into place. At least that's how it must appear to fans when it comes to a guy such as Brock Nelson. Brock who? Exactly. New York Islanders fans certainly know Nelson now, and if the early returns from the 2014-15 season are any...
Via Kukla's Korner
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Do You Want To Win? Then Hurry Up And Be Patient!

Patience is a virtue, that’s what they always said. Who are they? They don’t matter. What matters is the idea. As I’ve grown and aged like a fine wine I’ve discovered that patience is indeed a virtue. It doesn’t really matter what aspect of life you want to touch on, being patient is going to help you get where you want to go, and get what you want to get. So what do you...
Via Razzball Hockey
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders top Hurricanes to open final season at Nassau Coliseum

  John Tavares and Brock Nelson each had a goal and an assist, and the New York Islanders began their final home schedule at Nassau Coliseum with a 4-3 victory over Carolina on Saturday night to sweep a season-opening two-game series from the Hurricanes. Tavares and Nelson powered the Islanders' offense again after they filled the score sheet in a 5-3 win at Carolina on Friday...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Isles top Canes to open final season at Coliseum

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) John Tavares and Brock Nelson each had a goal and an assist, and the New York Islanders began their final home schedule at Nassau Coliseum with a 4-3 victory over Carolina on Saturday night to sweep a season-opening two-game series from the Hurricanes. Tavares and Nelson powered the Islanders' offense again after they filled the score sheet in a 5-3 win...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders start season strong, rout 'Canes

It was a night of impressive Game 1s, led by center Brock Nelson (two goals, two assists). John Tavares had three assists and newcomer Johnny Boychuk a goal and two assists. The Islanders led 2-0 after the first period and 3-0 after the second, all on power-play goals. Goalie Jaroslav Halak (21 saves) allowed three three-period goals after two strong periods, including a stop on a 5-on-2 break.
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nelson, Boychuk help Islanders win season opener against Hurricanes

  Brock Nelson had two goals and two assists, Johnny Boychuk added a goal and two assists in his Islanders debut, and New York beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 on Friday night. Key free-agent acquisition Mikhail Grabovski had a goal, Travis Hamonic also scored one and John Tavares had three assists in his return after injuring his knee during the Olympics. Boychuk -- picked up from...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Hockey Prospectus on Brock Nelson and Danny Kristo

Corey Pronman a writer that has a NHL prospects page did a review on Former Fighting Sioux forward Brock Nelson and current Fighting Sioux forward Danny Kristo. Here is what Pronman had to say about Brock Nelson. --- 3. Brock Nelson, Center 2010-11 Ranking: Unranked Date of birth: 10/15/1991 Age: 20 Height: 6'4'' Weight: 192 Shoots: Left Statistics...
Via Goon's World
July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Islanders land North Dakota star Nelson

The leading scorer for the University of North Dakota hockey team is turning pro. Sophomore Brock Nelson, 20, has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the NHL's New York Islanders and will forgo his final two years of college eligibility. Terms were not disclosed by the team. He will start his pro career in the minors. The 6-foot-4, 192-pound forward was a first-round...
Via AP on Fox
April 04, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Islanders News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Favre: I got calls about playing last season

10 takeaways from NFL Week 7

Report: Marshall calls out Jay Cutler

Darnell Dockett mocks Raiders fans

Brian Kelly unloads on officials

WATCH: Rams run punt return trick play for TD

Joseph Randle now an underwear spokesman?

Ex-Trojans RB escorted out after USC game

FSU tops Notre Dame in thriller

Fans chant for Muschamp's head

Popovich zings Suns owner

Golden Tate reacts to Percy Harvin trade

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.