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Report: Travis Hamonic rescinds trade request

Today it was announced by Arthur Staple of Newsday that Travis Hamonic now wishes to stay with the New York Islanders. Hamonic, who is from Manitoba originally, had expressed interest in moving closer to home. Hamonic has gone through a fair amount of tragedy in his young life. His father passed away at 44 after having a heart attack in his sleep. This tragedy was featured on an...
Via Puck Drunk Love
May 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Travis Hamonic Happy To Stay With The Islanders

Travis Hamonic never wanted to leave the Islanders. As he said the other day after the game, he loves it here. So, once the season has came to a close the first order of business was to figure out what happens to one of the best all-around defenseman in the NHL. The Islanders got a huge surprise this morning when Hamonic asked to sit down with GM Garth Snow. The Isles’ defenseman...
Via Islanders Insight
May 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Stay or Go, No Islander Deserves Respect Like Travis Hamonic

Travis Hamonic‘s NHL career began like many: A call from his AHL coach delivered the big news to a “bug-eyed” young man. Like any player would, he excitedly called his family to tell them about the call then-Bridgeport Sound Tigers Coach Jack Capuano made, and proceeded to pack; he had to make his way to Uniondale for a November game against the Columbus Blue Jackets. That...
Via Islanders Insight
May 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Islanders may not trade Travis Hamonic by the deadline

Back at the end of 2015, Islanders defenseman Travis Hamonic requested a trade out of the organization. Hamonic’s request reportedly had little to do with the Isles and more to do with the fact the 25-year-old wanted to be with a Western Conference team so that he’d be closer to home. The Jets (his home team) and the Oilers (a team that always needs defensive help) sounded like...
Via Puck Drunk Love
February 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Will Losing Travis Hamonic Hurt the New York Islanders?

Earlier this year, the New York Islanders received a request from one of their players. It was from Travis Hamonic, one of their best defensemen. He requested a trade earlier this season. Hamonic explains that it is nothing to do with the organization, but he wants to be closer to his family. “They were certainly very understanding of a personal situation, as I hope anyone would...
Via The Sports Journal
February 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Hamonic Nearing a Return for Islanders

Travis Hamonic took another step forward in his recovery on Wednesday and might be able to return to the lineup on Friday when the Islanders take on the Ottawa Senators. New York’s defenseman skated with the team during their first practice at Northwell Health Ice Center located in East Meadow “It was a good skate by Travis,” Islanders’ coach Jack Capuano said. “Today ...
Via Islanders Insight
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Should The Blackhawks Go After Travis Hamonic?

On Wednesday afternoon, Elliotte Friedman of SportsNet reported that the New York Islanders are shopping defenseman Travis Hamonic. As Friedman notes: There’s a ton to like about this player. He’s a right-hand shot, top-pairing defenceman with four years remaining on a good-value contract. The average annual amount is $3.857 million, although the actual dollars will […] The...
Via Committed Indians
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Travis Hamonic requests a trade, Islanders now in a pinch

Travis Hamonic is part of a good defensive core for the New York Islanders. But if he gets his wish, he won’t be for long, as he has requested a trade out of the organization. But before you go thinking that this has anything to do with the Islanders, this is more of a personal issue. Confirming a media report, TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger says that Hamonic is hoping to...
Via Puck Drunk Love
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

So, Hamonic Wants A Trade? What Can The Islanders Get?

Oct 10, 2014; Raleigh, NC, USA; New York Islanders defensemen Travis Hamonic (3) scores on his 3rd period shot against the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena. The New York Islanders defeated the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports The big story making its rounds this afternoon is that the Islanders’ number three defenseman, and all around good...
Via Islanders Insight
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Five stretch-run storylines for the New York Islanders

Five stretch-run storylines for the New York IslandersWith the NHL back from the Olympic break, it’s time to turn our focus toward the stretch-run of the season. Just about every team across the league has plunged into the fourth and final lap of the mile, but objectives vary. For some teams, this is the race that matters. They’ll push the pace to the finish line in a fight for...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

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