Former NHLer Bill Muckalt a rising star in the coaching game
thehockeynews.com Updated Jun 26 (3 days ago)
BY MURRAY PAM Fifteen years ago this week Bill Muckalt was on an emotional high. A piece in one of the most lopsided trades in NHL annals, Muckalt was dealt by the Islanders along with Zdeno Chara and the 2001 second-overall draft pick (Jason Spezza) to…Share Tweet
yahoo.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)BUFFALO, N.Y. – The 2016 NHL Draft featured only two 50-goal scorers from this past season. One was Kieffer Bellows, who was selected 19th overall by the New York Islanders. The other was one of the smallest players in the draft: 5’7, 165 lbs. Alex DeBr…Share Tweet
Islanders reportedly working on long-term deal with Frans Nielsenthehockeynews.com Jun 19Frans Nielsen may not be the most offensively gifted unrestricted free agent about to hit the open market, but the 32-year-old pivot is among the few true two-way centers available to be had when free agency opens on July 1. That is, if Nielsen gets as …Share Tweet
There’s ‘nothing new’ on the contract front for Islanders and free agent-to-be Nielsenthehockeynews.com Jun 8New York Islanders GM Garth Snow has a busy June ahead of him that will include some big decisions to make on the free agent front. All told, Snow has 21 free agents to decide whether or not to bring back or cut ties with, 12 of which are of the unrestr…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Could Evgeni Malkin hit the trade block?thehockeynews.com Jun 4Could the 2016 Stanley Cup final be the last time we see Evgeni Malkin in a Pittsburgh Penguins uniform? That’s the opinion of Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos, who believes the Penguins could trade the 29-year-old center in the off-season. Kypreos and colleagu…Share TweetCasey Cizikas has cashed in on his career year by turning it into a long-term extension with the New York Islanders. The Islanders announced Thursday afternoon that Cizikas, 25, has signed a five-year deal to stay with the club. Newsday’s Arthur Staple …Share Tweet
Greiss joins Islanders teammate Halak on Team Europethehockeynews.com May 27Thomas Greiss has been rewarded for his good first season with the New York Islanders. The German puck stopper was one of seven players added to Team Europe’s final roster for the World Cup of Hockey on Friday. Greiss, who joins fellow Isles’ goaltender…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 19The Tampa Bay Lightning entered the post-season, defeated the Detroit Red Wings, got past the New York Islanders and entered into the Eastern Conference final all without the services of Steven Stamkos, and the Bolts may have to get used to his absence …Share Tweetyahoo.com May 19Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • Aces wild for Don Cherry. • Behi…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Thomas Greiss’ success means Jaroslav Halak could hit the trade marketthehockeynews.com May 18Goaltender Thomas Greiss’ solid performance filling in for sidelined starter Jaroslav Halak could spell the end of the latter’s tenure with the New York Islanders. Newsday’s Arthur Staple reports Isles GM Garth Snow sang Greiss’ praises, suggesting he’s…Share TweetThomas Greiss had a fine season with the New York Islanders, grabbing the No. 1 job while Jaroslav Halak was injured and leading the team into the second-round of the playoffs for the first time since 1993. Once the Isles’ season ended, Greiss headed to…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 13As the Tampa Bay Lightning pummeled the Detroit Red Wings and New York Islanders in the first two rounds of the playoffs, you had to say it was because they were better in all areas than the two teams they faced. Thanks to their supreme scoring depth, s…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 12The very, very, very good news for Garth Snow as he heads into this summer is that Travis Hamonic no longer wants to be traded. The reason he wanted to go, it seems, is that a close family member had a bit of a health crisis, but is now perhaps out of t…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 11(Ed. Note: As the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue, we're bound to lose some friends along the journey. We've asked for these losers, gone but not forgotten, to be eulogized by the people who knew the teams best: The bloggers and fans who hated them the mo…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 11Tuesday night was a terrible night to be a Washington Capitals fan. Wednesday will be an even worse day to be one. And the coming days, both in the short- and long-term in the off-season, will be tinged with regret and lamentations about what might have…Share TweetSYOSSET, N.Y. — Last year at this time New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow knew to expect that the lineup that left the ice in Round 1 against the Washington Capitals would be very similar to the one starting the 2015-16 season. A year later, …Share TweetSYOSSET, N.Y. — Travis Hamonic reiterated during locker clean out day on Tuesday what he told MSG Network following the New York Islanders’ Game 5 exit on Sunday: He loves being an Islander; he loves New York, and he loves the organization. Newsday’s Ar…Share Tweet
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