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The team most likely to end New York’s longest trophy drought

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — May 5 passed without ceremony a few months back, passed without pause, and that was probably for the best. The Yankees beat the Indians that day, and the Mets lost to the Rockies that night. The...
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No, this isn’t the Islanders’ new assistant coach

NY Post (Mollie Walker) — The Islanders are bringing a new coach to the National Hockey League. No, the Islanders are not hiring Raiders coach and former ESPN personality Jon Gruden. Add an “h.” After the front...
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Islanders hire John Gruden as assistant coach on Barry Trotz's staff

Newsday The Islanders continued to fill out Barry Trotz's coaching staff on Wednesday as John Gruden was named an assistant.
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Islanders keep young defenseman in town for two more years

NY Post (Brett Cyrgalis) — Rather than go long term for a player of whom they think a lot, the Islanders were able to sign restricted free-agent defenseman Ryan Pulock to a two-year bridge deal on Tuesday, the cost of which...
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Ryan Pulock and Islanders agree to terms on new deal

Newsday Ryan Pulock's development as a rookie was one of the more promising aspects of the Islanders' disappointing last season.
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Islanders announce Devon Toews and Kyle Burroughs agree to deals

Newsday The Islanders announced on Monday restricted free agent defensemen Devon Toews and Kyle Burroughs had each agreed to new deals.
  • 5 days ago
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Josh Ho-Sang has clean slate with new Islanders regime

Newsday If mercurial former first-round pick Josh Ho-Sang has an opinion on the Islanders' new leadership, he won't be sharing it right now.
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Lou Lamoriello gave Rangers' Jim Schoenfeld his big break

Newsday Thirty years ago, about nine months into his career as the president and general manager of the New Jersey Devils, Lou Lamoriello hired his first NHL coach -- a fiery, 35-year-old redhead named...
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Son of Stanley Cup-winning Devil chasing NHL dream

NY Post (Mollie Walker) — Bobo Carpenter has select memories from 2003 when his father, Bobby Carpenter, won the Stanley Cup as the assistant coach for the Devils. The now 21-year-old was 7 at the time and remembers being...
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Isles' Lou Lamoriello has always adapted to changing NHL

Newsday Lou Lamoriello ran the Devils for 28 years and was the Maple Leafs general manager the past three seasons. The transition to being the Islanders' president of hockey operations and general manager...
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Arbitration hearings set for Isles, Rangers restricted free agents

Newsday The NHL arbitration hearings are set. But the likelihood is that deals get worked out before the Rangers and Islanders face off against their restricted free agents.
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John Tavares breaks silence to say goodbye to Islanders fans

NY Post (Hannah Withiam) — John Tavares hears your pity but wants nothing to do with it. The former Islanders captain addressed the Long Island faithful for the first time since snubbing them in free agency for the Maple...
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John Tavares apologizes to Islanders fans in Players' Tribune article

Newsday John Tavares wants Islanders fans to know he's sorry.
  • 10 days ago
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Islanders sign Jan Kovar from KHL to 1-year deal, adding depth at center

Newsday There will be plenty of contenders at the Islanders' training camp this September to earn roster spots as a center.
  • 12 days ago
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Lou Lamoriello excited about Islanders' future home at Belmont Park

Newsday Like the rest of the organization he now runs, Lou Lamoriello is excited about the plan for the Islanders playing home games at a modern arena at Belmont Park.
  • 12 days ago
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Mathew Barzal now new Islanders face of the franchise

Newsday It didn't take long for the Islanders to acknowledge the transition from one era of their franchise history to the next.
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Lou Lamoriello begins spinning Isles’ John Tavares crusher

NY Post (Mollie Walker) — While the Islanders are still licking their wounds from losing their franchise player to Toronto, Lou Lamoriello is beginning the spin. “Individuals win games, but teams win championships,”...
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Lou Lamoriello says Islanders did everything to keep John Tavares

Newsday Lou Lamoriello isn't looking back on John Tavares' departure to the Toronto Maple Leafs via free agency.
  • 16 days ago
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Islanders hire Lane Lambert to be Barry Trotz's top assistant

Newsday When Barry Trotz was named the new Islanders coach on June 21, he mentioned the possibility of having Lane Lambert join him on the staff.
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Lou Lamoriello still has work to do to bolster Isles' defense

Newsday The Islanders did not factor into the market for the top unrestricted free-agent defensemen, aside from watching their own Calvin de Haan agree to a four-year, $18.2-million deal with the...
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Blog Articles

New York Islanders: To Tank or Not To Tank In 2018-2019

Eyes On Isles (Matt O'Leary) — The New York Islanders roster on paper looks worse than last year’s that finished the season with 80 points. Will they tank in 2018-2019? As they sit right now, the New York Islanders roster...
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New York Islanders Brock Nelson Is More Valuable Than You Think

Eyes On Isles (Frank Molinari) — Brock Nelson might get a lot of shade thrown at him from the fan base, but he’s more valuable to the New York Islanders than you think. Brock Nelson is a valuable player for the New York...
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New York Islanders Big Move This Summer Could Be Signing Anders Lee

Eyes On Isles (Christopher Lizza) — I’m starting to think the New York Islanders will not be pulling off a major trade this summer. The franchise’s big move this off-season could be signing Anders Lee to a long-term...
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New York Islanders 2018-19 Season Left Wing Depth Chart

Eyes On Isles (Michel Anderson) — Since July 1st, there’s been one heck of an overhaul of the New York Islanders roster. To get familiar with the team were going to look at a position-by-position depth chart. Starting with...
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New York Islanders Short-Term Deal For Anders Lee Works

Eyes On Isles (Brian Wagner) — Lou Lamoriello is signing all unfamiliar New York Islanders players to short-term deals. The question becomes, would Anders Lee accept a deal shorter than market expectation? These days with the...
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New York Islanders: Brock Nelson Dominating in Da Beauty League

Eyes On Isles (Matt O'Leary) — Brock Nelson, who is waiting for a new contract with the New York Islanders, is currently dominating in Da Beauty League once again. Another year has gone by where Brock Nelson decides to turn it...
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New York Islanders Podcast: Contract Extensions for Future on Defense

Eyes On Isles (Michel Anderson) — Our latest New York Islanders podcast is available for your consumption. This week’s hot topics are new signings and top ten prospects. This week the New York Islanders announced that they...
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New York Islanders Daily: Rest In Peace Fenov

Eyes On Isles (Matt O'Leary) — The New York Islanders lost a close friend, 17-year-old Fenov Pierre-Louis. Anders Lee grew extremely close to Fenov with his Kancer Jam tournaments. These things are never easy. A...
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New York Islanders Learning About Assistant Coach John Gruden

Eyes On Isles (Michel Anderson) — The New York Islanders hired former Hamilton Bulldogs head coach John Gruden to be an assistant coach to Barry Trotz. Who is he? And what has he done? Who is New York Islanders new assistant...
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New York Islanders: Brock Nelson is the new Josh Bailey

Eyes On Isles (Brian Wagner) — The career paths and trajectories of both Josh Bailey and Brock Nelson show that Nelson is poised for a breakout year for the New York Islanders. It took several years for Josh Bailey to find his...
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New York Islanders Daily: Waiting On Lee and Eberle Extensions

Eyes On Isles (Matt O'Leary) — General Manager of the New York Islanders, Lou Lamoriello, may need more time before giving Jordan Eberle and Anders Lee a new deal. Lou Lamoriello hasn’t been shy this offseason when...
  • 2 days ago

[Bits]: Poop on Lock; Evaluation; Assistance

SBN: Lighthouse Hockey (Steven E. Smith) — Also, how much does it cost you to be a sports fan? The good is that it’s almost the weekend; the bad is that it is only Thursday morning. I will post this every Thursday that we have Bits until...
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New York Islanders Happy Non-Anniversary for Fans

Eyes On Isles (Michel Anderson) — July 18th, 2018, marks the day 12 years ago that New York Islanders goalie Garth Snow retired as a player to become the team’s General Manager. A position he, thankfully, no longer...
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Community Islanders Top 25 Under 25 2018

SBN: Lighthouse Hockey (Jenny Berman) — Lighthouse Hockey’s New York Islanders Top 25 Under 25 needs an update, and we’re looking for your help, too. In Spring of 2016 , when we last looked at the Islanders ’ Top 25 under 25, Ryan...
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John with an “h”: Gruden Named Islanders Assistant Coach

SBN: Lighthouse Hockey (Noel Fogelman) — Did the Isles get the better Gruden? The Islanders are not only bringing a head coach with a Stanley Cup ring in Barry Trotz to the organization but also an assistant coach with a Super Bowl...
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Isles Buzz Podcast: Summer Mailbag

SBN: Lighthouse Hockey (Noel Fogelman) — Beauvillier, Toews, and potential second-line center are discussed We discuss the recent restricted free agent signings , Brock Nelson’s upcoming arbitration hearing and open up the mailbag....
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New York Islanders: 5 Choices For The Next Captain

Eyes On Isles (Matt O'Leary) — The New York Islanders are left without a captain since John Tavares left. So we’ll look at five potential options for the team. For the last five years, the New York Islanders...
  • 3 days ago

New York Islanders: Eyes on Isles Podcast Ep 48 Preview

Eyes On Isles (Matt O'Leary) — The Eyes on Isles Podcast returns for episode number 48 as Matt and Mitch will discuss all things New York Islanders on and off the ice. The Eyes on Isles podcast is back tonight as the guys will...
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New York Islanders Daily: Taking Advantage of Good Contracts

Eyes On Isles (Matt O'Leary) — The New York Islanders have a handful of good contracts, which makes guys extremely affordable, they should take advantage of this over the next two years. Lou Lamoriello has made some good...
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New York Islanders Lock Up Future Defensive Core Cheap

Eyes On Isles (Michel Anderson) — In two days the New York Islanders have locked up two key parts of their defensive core – Devon Toews and Ryan Pulock – over the next two-years at rock bottom prices. On Monday the New...
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