5 hrs ago
New York Islanders vs. Phoenix Coyotes Preview: You've been Strome-teased
If this is, like Scott Gordon's 2010 Western Death March, the last game of Jack Capuano's tenure as New York Islanders coach -- and Garth Snow or his "people familiar with his thinking" have done an expert PR job of leading us to believe it is not -- then we'll look back on one decision as a typical "WTF?" symptom: We just want to get him ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Islanders keep critics at bay -- at least for a night
Islanders' Brad Boyes celebrates his goal with John Tavares and Matt Moulson during the first period in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at the CONSOL Energy Center.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Insider Trading: Subban's contract, a new Sabres GM and more
TSN Hockey Insiders Bob McKenzie, Pierre LeBrun and Darren Dreger gathered for the latest installment of Insider Trading and the topics discussed were what a rising salary cap means for PK Subban's contract negotiations, the coaching situation with the New York Islanders, the Buffalo Sabres' search for a new general manager, what stories emerged ... (more)
New York Post
Jack Capuano running out of time to save Islanders job
The Islanders coach has led his team on the worst road losing streak since the franchise's embarrassing inaugural season of 1972-73, dropping a 5-2 decision to the Ducks in Anaheim on Monday for their 10th straight regulation loss away from the Coliseum.
Double G Sports
"Weather Trouble" Delays Anticipated Islanders Debut of Ryan Strome
"Weather trouble" was reported by Newsday's Arthur Staple as the reason for the Islanders' highly-touted rookie forward to not join the Islanders in San Jose for tonight's game vs the Sharks.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Eye On Isles
New York Islanders Vs Anaheim Ducks : Pre-Game Report
Tonight, the New York Islanders take on the Anaheim Ducks in Game 31 of the 2013-14 NHL Regular Season.
Lack of scoring major cause of Islanders' skid
The Islanders began to tweak their roster yesterday, placing Pierre-Marc Bouchard on waivers to clear a spot for Ryan Strome.
Snow 'looking at all our options' as Isles approach 10 games without a win
Suffice to say, frustrated Islanders fans are hoping general manager Garth Snow is considering more changes than just waiving Pierre-Marc Bouchard and calling up Ryan Strome .
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Islanders winless in their last nine after 3-0 loss to Kings
There aren't many more words to be said. On Saturday night against the Kings, the Islanders did what they've been doing for weeks now -- playing parts of a decent game, fumbling away good scoring chances and giving up goals when they shouldn't.
New York Post
Islanders bringing in new coach now makes no sense
It would be one thing for Garth Snow to dial Peter Laviolette's digits on his cell phone, quite another for the Islanders' general manager to get the authorization from owner Charles Wang to take on the believed $2,000,000 in digits per year the former Flyers coach is owed on his contract with Philadelphia, in force through 2014-15.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Report: Laviolette a candidate to replace Capuano
Source: Laviolette "definitely" a top candidate if Isles make coaching change. Me: Move quickly then.
Central Division: The Darlings of New Look NHL
When Gary Bettman announced the league was going to revamp the divisions two years ago, most hockey fans held their breath for a rebirth of the Norris, Smythe, Patrick and Adams divisions, a rebirth of old school hockey.
What Is Wrong with the New York Islanders? Can It Be Fixed?
It may not have been the best of times, but for a brief moment at least, it wasn't the worst of them.
Eye On Isles
The Islanders Are Going Against Their Design
Heading into October, the New York Islanders were ready to take the next step forward.
Friedman: Islanders Continue To Lose, But The Kids Are Alright
Already saddled with injuries to Evgeni Nabokov, Lubomir Visnovsky and Brian Strait, the team has managed to turn an undesirable situation into an unmitigated disaster.
Don't Let the Door...: Three Players Who Should Leave The Island
As November blues continue into December, it's time Garth Snow sends a few long time Islanders packing while he still can get some kind of return for them.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
PHT Morning Skate: Crosby's 500th, Blue Jackets' new...
PHT's Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what's happening and what we'll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New York Post
NHL Power Rankings: Islanders sinking fast
For a team that hadn't made the playoffs in six seasons, the Islanders sure looked last season like a team that could contend for the Stanley Cup in the near future after taking the Penguins to six games in an exciting first-round series.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Eye On Isles
New York Islanders Vs Pittsburgh Penguins : Pregame Report
Tonight, the New York Islanders take on the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 28 of the 2013-14 NHL Regular Season.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
When GM and Coach See Eye to Eye, but Not Veteran to Prospect
In sports, the nature of the coach/general manager relationship -- and the nature of their quite different levels of job security -- puts the coach's "win now" near-term view in occasional opposition to the GM's "risk now, win later and maybe now too" view.