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WATCH: Islanders' Sundstrom hospitalized after brutal hit

Montreal Canadiens’ Douglas Murray is no stranger to aggressive hockey. Back on April 1, Murray elbowed Lightening defenseman Michael Kostka, giving Kostka a concussion, and was suspended for three games. Murray returned to the ice  Thursday against the Islanders and once again, injured another player. Midway through the second period, Murray drove Johan Sundstrom face first into...
Via New York Sports-Kings
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Islanders' Rookie Johan Sundstrom taken to hospital after hit from Canadiens' Douglas Murray

On April 1st, Montreal Canadiens' defenseman Douglas Murray elbowed Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Michael Kostka in the head, concussing him. Murray was suspended for three games for the dangerous play. Murray returned to action for the Canadiens tonight only to injure another player.This time, New York Islanders rookie center Johan Sundstrom was Murray's victim. Midway...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

The Islanders are going to be pretty young at forward tonight

The New York Islanders have called up 21-year-old Swedish rookie Johan Sundstrom from AHL Bridgeport, and he’ll take Michael Grabner‘s spot in the lineup tonight in San Jose. With the move, Sunstrom — who’s making his NHL debut — will be the eighth rookie to play for the Islanders this season. He’ll also give the team a decidedly fresh-faced look up front, joining the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Petriw: Sharks Isles and Calling all hockey fans

The Islanders’ have returned home from their Western Canadian road trip to square off with the San Jose Sharks tonight at 7pm at Nassau Veteran’s Memorial Coliseum. The rash of injuries and lineup changes continue with the team as Michael Grabner is day to day with a concussion. His roster spot was replaced by Sound Tigers forward Johan Sundstrom. Sundstrom was a 2011...
Via HockeyBuzz
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Sundstrom lifts Islanders over Senators, 5-2

Johan Sundstrom scored twice to lead the New York Islanders to a 5-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators in a split-squad preseason game Sunday night. Kyle Okposo, Sundstrom and Justin Johnson gave the Islanders a 3-0 lead after the first period. Sundstrom added his second goal in the middle period and John Tavares scored in the third for the Islanders. Matt Puempel and Cory Conacher...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Top Ten Prospects in the Islanders' System: Number Ten, Johan Sundstrom

[caption id="attachment_101" align="alignleft" width="240"] image provided by[/caption] Coming in at number ten on Islander Country's list of top ten prospects in the Islanders' system is forward Johan Sundstrom. Sundstrom, a native of Sweden, played his first season as a pro last year with the Islanders' American Hockey...
Via Sports Blog Net
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

New York Islanders Call Up Eight Players Including Johan Sundstrom

The New York Islanders have called up Johan Sundstrom from their farm system Sunday to several other players including Brock Nelson, Matt Donovan, John Persson, Aaron Ness, Anders Nilsson and Calvin de Haan. All will be representing the Black Aces squad. The post New York Islanders Call Up Eight Players Including Johan Sundstrom appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News ...
Via FF Locker Room
April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Dee Karl: Isles Still in Love with Sundstrom

I'm sorry I have been remiss, but I am taking a little break from work of all sorts and that includes hockey. The NY Islanders announced another prospect signing today as Johan Sundstrom, the Isles 2nd round selection at 50th overall of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft has signed on the dotted line of his NHL entry contract. Certainly that set off a party in his home town of Gothenburg...
Via HockeyBuzz
June 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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