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  1. Anders Nilsson, Ex-Islanders Goalie, Returns to NHL with Edmonton Oilers: Good or bad move?Read the original story

    Monday Jul 6 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... the Isles drafted between picks 31 and 62 in 2009 as the "this will probably be career-ending" nature of Rick DiPietro's injuries was becoming apparent, never quite put it together in his seasons in the AHL and his spot appearances as backup in the ...

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  2. Hurricanes try to erase mistake with Alexander Semin buyoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | ESPN

    ... in the fold. Still, even if you consider Ilya Bryzgalov 's lamentable deal with the Philadelphia Flyers , Rick DiPietro's mind-boggling contract with the New York Islanders (both players were similarly bought out of their deals) or conjure up any of ...

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  3. Jack Eichel selected 2nd overall by Sabres in NHL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Daily Free Press

    ... Eichel becomes the second-highest-drafted player in BU history, and highest-drafted player since goaltender Rick DiPietro was selected first overall by the New York Islanders in 2000. Eichel is the 11th Terrier to be selected in the first round of ...

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  4. Why Craig Anderson, Robin Lehner Won't Be New York IslandersRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Lighthouse Hockey

    After several years in the wilderness of bargains, retreads and the Rick DiPietro Injury Spiral, the New York Islanders finally got more aggressive in addressing their goaltending situation in 2014. Not only did they trade a pick for unsigned pending free agent Jaroslav Halak , they also invested considerably in the backup position by luring free agent Chad Johnson with a two-year contract.

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  5. NY Islanders Weighted SAT: Goalies, Efficiency, and ContextRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... of the fans were ecstatic about the news. And rightfully so. The team hadn't had a competent netminder since Rick DiPietro's 2008 all-star season. In 2014-15, Halak set team records in consecutive wins (11), overall wins (38), and like DiPietro in ...

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  6. Mirtle: Ovechkin keeps living up to his enormous, record-setting contractRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... action Thursday, April 2, 2015 in Montreal. It wasn't the first ultralong-term contract in the league (hello, Rick DiPietro) but it was the beginning of a trend. What ultimately made Ovechkin's contract unique is that, unlike so many others signed ...

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  7. Sabres LOSE Draft Lottery, Will Pick Second in NHL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... jump in the draft rankings happened twice. In 2000, the Islanders went from fifth to first and selected goalie Rick DiPietro after winning the lottery. Chicago made the same jump in 2007, and chose Patrick Kane. At 6 feet and 195 pounds, McDavid is ...

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  8. The McDavid Draft: Why Should the Edmonton Oilers be Rewarded for Years of Failure?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... remember when Washington traded away Filip Forsberg for the one-and-done Martin Erat, or when the Isles signed Rick Dipietro to a 15-year contract? But neither have thrown in the towel, and neither have relied on the Draft Lottery as Plan A. The ...

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  9. Oilers win NHL draft lottery and chance to select center McDavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... jump in the draft rankings happened twice. In 2000, the Islanders went from fifth to first and selected goalie Rick DiPietro after winning the lottery. Chicago made the same jump in 2007, and chose Patrick Kane. At 6 feet and 195 pounds, McDavid is ...

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  10. Oilers win NHL draft lottery and chance to select McDavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... jump in the draft rankings happened twice. In 2000, the Islanders went from fifth to first and selected goalie Rick DiPietro after winning the lottery. Chicago made the same jump in 2007, and chose Patrick Kane. At 6 feet and 195 pounds, McDavid is ...

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  11. Edmonton Oilers Win NHL Draft Lottery And Chance To Select McDavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... jump in the draft rankings happened twice. In 2000, the Islanders went from fifth to first and selected goalie Rick DiPietro after winning the lottery. Chicago made the same jump in 2007, and chose Patrick Kane. At 6 feet and 195 pounds, McDavid is ...

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  12. Jaroslav Halak gives Islanders stability at goaltenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... to play at least 50 games with a goals-against average below 2.50 and a save percentage above .910 since Rick DiPietro did it in 2003-04. The result for the Islanders has been a turnaround from a sub-.500 season to a return to the playoffs. "I think ...

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  13. Islanders bidding farewell to Nassau ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | USA Today

    ... l on the way to a seven-game, first-round loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2002. The Islanders signed goalie Rick DiPietro (second from right) to a landmark 15-year

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  14. Nassau Coliseum through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | USA Today

    ... on the way to a seven-game, first-round loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2002. The Islanders signed goalie Rick DiPietro (second from right) to a landmark 15-year deal in 2006. He ended up being bought out. Al Arbour returned in 2007 to coach one ...

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  15. Nassau Coliseum timeline: 1972-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | USA Today

    ... l on the way to a seven-game, first-round loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2002. The Islanders signed goalie Rick DiPietro (second from right) to a landmark 15-year deal in 2006. He ended up being bought out. Al Arbour returned in 2007

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  16. The worst of the worst from Mike MilburyRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... world-class goaltender. Jokinen, meanwhile, racked up four 30-plus goal seasons in Florida. 3. Milbury drafts Rick Dipietro first overall in 2000 - Rule No. 1 for having a top-10 draft pick, don't waste it on a goaltender. Precedents clearly show ...

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  17. Did Mike Francesa and Chris Russo get ripped by ex-Islanders' Rick DiPietro?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | NJ.com

    You don't need to be a sports media expert to know just who former Islanders goaltender Rick DiPietro was talking about to ESPN's Michael Kay on Wednesday. "When I was with the Islanders with a couple of other sports talk guys that used to be a duo and now are on their own, it was like they purposely mispronounced my name and pretended to not know who I was, outside of the locker room as I did an interview.

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  18. Coliseum's 10 most unforgettable Rangers-Islanders momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | New York Post

    ... corridor following the Rangers' 6-2 victory. This is the only exhibition game moment that made the list, with Rick DiPietro and the Rangers' Al Montoya engaging in the second-most-famous goaltender fight in the history of the Rivalry in the wake of ...

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  19. Jaro the Man Now, Dog: Halak breaks Islanders' single season win record with 33rd victoryRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... with the club. The 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames breaks a four-way tie with Billy Smith (1981-82), Rick DiPietro (06-07) and Chris Osgood (01-02), who all had 32-win seasons. Halak made 26 saves against the Flames and played the same game he's ...

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  20. Halak sets Islanders single-season record in win over FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... beaten once with 21 seconds remaining in regulation. As per NHL.com , Halak moves past other Islanders goalies Rick DiPietro, Chris Osgood and Billy Smith for the record. Meanwhile, the Flames took yet another hit to their playoff hopes in the ...

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