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Five non-playoff NHL teams that could make it this season

Five non-playoff NHL teams that could make it this season

thehockeynews.com Updated Sep 15 (yesterday)
Five of the the 14 teams that missed the NHL playoffs in 2012-13 (Colorado, Dallas, Columbus, Philadelphia and Tampa Bay) qualified for a playoff berth last season. Here are five teams on the outside looking in during the 2014 playoffs that – in this wr…
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  • Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: New York Islanders

    Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: New York Islanders

    yahoo.com Sep 13 (3 days ago)
    (The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • QMJHL Roundup: Kielly, Chlapik  score in shootout as Islanders …

    QMJHL Roundup: Kielly, Chlapik score in shootout as Islanders edge Sea Dogs 3-2

    NHL.com Sep 12 (4 days ago)
    CHARLOTTETOWN - Kameron Kielly and Filip Chlapik both scored in the shootout as the Charlottetown Islanders edged the Saint John Sea Dogs 3-2 on Friday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action. Kielly also scored in regulation time for Cha...
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  • Top 10 NHL personalities

    Top 10 NHL personalities

    thehockeynews.com Sep 12 (4 days ago)
    More than ever, the professional sports world focuses on personality to help sell their products. In the hockey business, that’s been tougher to do thanks to a culture that discourages individualism in the name of team success. But the NHL still has a n…
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  • Top 10 trade candidates for 2014-15

    Top 10 trade candidates for 2014-15

    thehockeynews.com Sep 11 (5 days ago)
    Martin St-Louis, Marian Gaborik, Ales Hemsky, Ryan Miller and Roberto Luongo: these were some of the big names who were traded during the 2013-14 season. Who is in the cross-hairs this season? We look at 10 trade candidates who could move because of the…
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  • Bob Suter remembered as rock-solid force for Miracle on Ice tea…

    Bob Suter remembered as rock-solid force for Miracle on Ice team

    Bob Suter was remembered as the genuine article both on and off the ice, a Midwestern boy whose easy-going nature was contrasted on the ice by a physical presence that helped the U.S. Olympic team win the gold medal in 1980. Suter, 57, also the father o…
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  • Islanders' Tavares fully recovered from knee injury

    Islanders' Tavares fully recovered from knee injury

    NHL.com Sep 8
    NEW YORK -- New York Islanders captain John Tavares said the season-ending knee injury he sustained in February is behind him and he'll be 100 percent when training camp opens. "It [the knee] is great," he said Monday during the NHL Player Med...
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  • Getting To Know: Mick Vukota

    Getting To Know: Mick Vukota

    Status: NHL right winger from 1987-98 with New York Islanders, Montreal and Tampa Bay. DOB: Sept. 14, 1966 In: Saskatoon, Sask. First Hockey Memory: ”My dad taking my skates off after a game on an outdoor rink and holding my frozen feet in his hands rub…
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  • Steve Downie is not a thug

    Steve Downie is not a thug

    yahoo.com Sep 5
    In 2011, Mario Lemieux watched his Pittsburgh Penguins become punching bags for the New York Islanders in a game that featured 346 penalty minutes. He then did what he’s always done, which is get overdramatic about the state of the game and start tossin…
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  • Penguins’ signing of Daniel Carcillo, Steve Downie makes Mario …

    Penguins’ signing of Daniel Carcillo, Steve Downie makes Mario Lemieux a hypocrite

    In the winter of 2011, Penguins owner Mario Lemieux sent a strong and public message to the NHL in regard to a “sideshow” brawl between his franchise’s players and those of the New York Islanders. Calling the incident a “travesty”, the retired Hall of F…
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  • David Leggio’s awesome goalie mask honors Islanders Cup years

    David Leggio’s awesome goalie mask honors Islanders Cup years

    In one year the New York Islanders will move from Nassau Coliseum into the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. They’ll leave the only home they’ve ever known, where they enjoyed dynastic success in the early-1980s. But ever since those Golden Years, life as an…
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  • Josh Ho-Sang Whips Around For A Beautiful Shootout Goal

    Josh Ho-Sang Whips Around For A Beautiful Shootout Goal

    From the same Toronto camp where Jordan Subban scored on older brother Malcolm in a shootout competition, Islanders prospect Josh Ho-Sang produced this gem. Josh Ho-Sang is fun.Read more...
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  • Charles Wang selling New York Islanders; new owners to take ove…

    Charles Wang selling New York Islanders; new owners to take over in 2016

    After owning the New York Islanders since 2000, Charles Wang is ready for the franchise to change hands. According to Arthur Staple of Newsday, Wang has agreed to sell the team to former Washington Capitals co-owner Jonathan Ledecky and investor Scott M…
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  • Suit claims Isles owner reneged on deal to sell

    Suit claims Isles owner reneged on deal to sell

    In talks to purchase the New York Islanders just a few months ago, hedge fund manager Andrew Barroway is now suing team owner Charles Wang for $10 million amid allegations that Wang backed out of a deal to sell the team despite a handshake agreement bet…
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  • Isles’ Mikhail Grabovski and Nikolai Kulemin cool down hilariou…

    Isles’ Mikhail Grabovski and Nikolai Kulemin cool down hilariously for charity

    In their years as Toronto Maple Leafs teammates, Mikhail Grabovski and Nikolai Kulemin became close friends – and now that they’re playing for the New York Islanders, they’re showing their sense of humor for a great cause. In this brief video, Kulemin a…
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  • Video - Deal For Transfer Of Islanders Ownership In Place 02:45

    Deal For Transfer Of Islanders Ownership In Place

    Aug 19
    Katie Strang discusses the deal that will eventually make a group led by Jon Ledecky the majority owner of the New York Islanders.
  • Video - SportsCenter's Inside The NHL 14:03

    SportsCenter's Inside The NHL

    Apr 4
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside look at the forgotten Penguins in the playoff talk, the next move in the sale of the Islanders, and the hottest players in the league heading toward the postseason.
  • Video - SportsCenter's Inside The NHL 14:48

    SportsCenter's Inside The NHL

    Apr 3
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside look at the forgotten Penguins in the playoff talk, the next move in the sale of the Islanders, and the hottest players in the league heading toward the postseason.
  • Video - New York Islanders For Sale? 02:41

    New York Islanders For Sale?

    Mar 28
    ESPNNewYork.com's Katie Strang discusses the report that Charles Wang is interested in selling his majority interest in the New York Islanders.

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