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Ryan Strome, Islanders agree to 2-year, $5 million deal

Ryan Strome, Islanders agree to 2-year, $5 million deal

yahoo.com Updated Sep 20 (5 days ago)
PHILADELPHIA, PA – APRIL 07: Ryan Strome #18 of the New York Islanders celebrates a goal in the third period against the Philadelphia Flyers on April 7, 2015 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Ne…
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  • Report: Islanders have opt-out clause after third season at Bar…

    Report: Islanders have opt-out clause after third season at Barclays Center

    Despite the fact that the New York Islanders have only completed one full campaign at the Barclays Center, there continues to be speculation that the team could be hoping to leave their current home for greener pastures as soon as possible. And that cou…
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  • Matt Barzal can make or break the Islanders’ season

    Matt Barzal can make or break the Islanders’ season

    The Islanders and GM Garth Snow made splashy moves in free agency this off-season. But did this team actually improve? Doubtful. Snow inked left winger Andrew Ladd to a seven-year, $38.5-million deal and brought back right winger P-A Parenteau on a one-…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Stars won’t make any changes in goal before seas…

    Rumor Roundup: Stars won’t make any changes in goal before season starts

    At the start of this NHL off-season, the woeful performance of Dallas Stars goaltenders Kari Lehtonen and Antti Niemi generated talk of a possible change between the pipes. They had the worst combined goals-against (2.78) of the 16 teams entering the 20…
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  • Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird New York Islanders

    Puck Daddy Summer Series: Weird New York Islanders

    yahoo.com Aug 19
    [Ed. Note: Some lists chronicle the best in hockey. Others the worst. Others the most memorable or greatest or essential. What Puck Daddy’s 2016 Summer Series seeks to do is capture those indefinable, quirky, oddities that occur every season. Moments th…
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  • Vesey met with seven teams, discussing options Thursday — what …

    Vesey met with seven teams, discussing options Thursday — what can each team offer?

    For those tiring of hearing about NCAA free agent Jimmy Vesey, rest assured that the 23-year-old winger is nearing a decision on his destination. According to a report from ESPN’s Joe McDonald, Vesey has finished meeting with the teams he has interest i…
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  • Report: Nassau County hoping to lure Islanders back the Coliseu…

    Report: Nassau County hoping to lure Islanders back the Coliseum

    There continues to be talk about the potential for the New York Islanders to leave the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and find a new home in or around New York City, with some speculating a potential move to Queens. However, the Islanders’ former home woul…
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  • Rumour Roundup: Red Wings and Lightning may need to make trades…

    Rumour Roundup: Red Wings and Lightning may need to make trades to become cap compliant

    The Detroit Red Wings avoided arbitration this week with defenseman Danny DeKeyser and goaltender Petr Mrazek. DeKeyser, 26, inked a five-year, $30-million contract, while the 24-year-old Mrazek agreed to a two-year, $8-million deal. These deals, howeve…
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  • Tavares wants to spend career with Islanders, says don’t count …

    Tavares wants to spend career with Islanders, says don’t count on him signing in Toronto

    Newly minted Islanders co-owner Jon Ledecky has said he wants to make sure John Tavares doesn’t hit the free agent market, GM Garth Snow has said he’ll be talking contract extension with Tavares as soon as possible and now Tavares himself has said that …
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  • Signing bonuses could become next CBA battleground

    Signing bonuses could become next CBA battleground

    When the NHL announced last fall its seven-year partnership that will see adidas become its official outfitter starting next season, your trusty correspondent asked commissioner Gary Bettman whether the deal would be extended by a year if there were ano…
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  • Five NHL jerseys players should have refused to wear

    Five NHL jerseys players should have refused to wear

    On Saturday, Chicago White Sox all-star pitcher Chris Sale was scratched from his start and sent home because he refused to wear the team’s throwback uniform. It went beyond that, of course. Sale reportedly went into the clubhouse and cut up his own jer…
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  • Report: Islanders potentially looking at move to Queens, playin…

    Report: Islanders potentially looking at move to Queens, playing near MLB’s Mets

    The New York Islanders’ first season at the Barclays Center was successful on the ice, but that hasn’t stopped rumors from swirling about the potential for the club to find a new home in the near future. Last week, the New York Daily News’ Peter Botte r…
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  • Jamie Benn’s contract sets the bar for John Tavares’ next deal …

    Jamie Benn’s contract sets the bar for John Tavares’ next deal with Islanders

    New York Islanders co-owner John Ledecky has already said GM Garth Snow is going to have no financial restrictions when it comes to making the team a Stanley Cup contender once again, and that seems especially true when it comes to locking up Islanders …
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  • New Islanders owner still trying to figure out Brooklyn

    New Islanders owner still trying to figure out Brooklyn

    yahoo.com Jul 15
    NHL New York Islanders co-owner Jon Ledecky, who along with Scott Malkin formally took over the team at the beginning of July, says a lot of things you want to hear. Like how he physically reacts to reading complaints from players’ wives about Barclays …
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  • New Islanders owner says team will spend to “cap-max” in hunt f…

    New Islanders owner says team will spend to “cap-max” in hunt for Stanley Cup

    This past season saw the New York Islanders win their way to the second round of the post-season for the first time in 22 years, and new owner Jon Ledecky said there will not be any financial restraints in the way of the once-dynastic Islanders snapping…
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  • Why frontrunner George McPhee would be the best choice for Las …

    Why frontrunner George McPhee would be the best choice for Las Vegas

    The Las Vegas expansion franchise will name the first GM in its history Wednesday, and while it appears that owner Bill Foley has scanned the hockey world interviewing candidates, things keep circling back to two prominent hockey names – Montreal Canadi…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs still haven’t made decision on Lupul…

    Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs still haven’t made decision on Lupul’s future

    The Toronto Sun’s Steve Simmons praises the ability of Maple Leafs management to ship out contracts considered untradeable. He observes they’ve shed over $23 million in salary-cap space in the last 18 months by dealing away Phil Kessel, Dion Phaneuf, Da…
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  • Veteran D Carkner retires after 15 seasons

    Veteran D Carkner retires after 15 seasons

    NHL.com Jul 7
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Defenceman Matt Carkner has retired after a 15-year career. Carkner, 35, appeared in 237 NHL games with the New York Islanders, Ottawa Senators and San Jose Sharks. He scored four goals, added 23 assists and compiled 556 pena...
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  • Berube agrees to one-year deal with Islanders

    Berube agrees to one-year deal with Islanders

    NHL.com Jul 5
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The New York Islanders have agreed to a one-year deal with goaltender Jean-Francois Berube Berube, 24, made his NHL debut with the Islanders last season, posting a 3-2-1 record with a 2.71 goals-against average and .914 save ...
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  • Islanders sign RW Parenteau to 1-year deal

    Islanders sign RW Parenteau to 1-year deal

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - The New York Islanders agreed to a one-year deal with Pierre-Alexander Parenteau on Saturday, bringing the veteran right wing back for a second stint with the team. Parenteau had a career high-tying 20 goals and 21 assists fo...
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  • Video - Toews Leads Blackhawks Past Islanders 00:40

    Toews Leads Blackhawks Past Islanders

    Mar 17
    Jonathan Toews had two goals and two assists in Chicago's 4-1 win over New York.
  • Video - Habs Hand Isles Third Straight Loss 00:52

    Habs Hand Isles Third Straight Loss

    Mar 14
    Max Pacioretty scored his 34th goal of the season in Montreal's 3-1 win over New York.
  • Video - Rangers Edge Islanders 01:08

    Rangers Edge Islanders

    Mar 10
    Rick Nash's 39th goal of the season lifted the Rangers past the Islanders 2-1.
  • Video - Nash On Rangers' Win 01:04

    Nash On Rangers' Win

    Mar 10
    Rick Nash discusses the Rangers' 2-1 win over the Islanders.