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HARD HITS: Hot summer continues, Zibanejad comparables, Canadiens con fans, Hischier can change Devils

On another balmy July summer afternoon in the Big Apple 🍎, the longest month of the hockey offseason continues. One which seems to be crawling along like the 90 degree temps and 100 heat index with sticky humidity. Indeed, a … Continue reading

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HARD HITS: Coaching change working for Islanders

  When the Islanders visit Columbus this afternoon, they’ll look to continue their superb play under interim coach Doug Weight. Since he took over for Jack Capuano, they’re 12-4-2. Dating back to a 4-0 shutout over Boston in Capuano’s final … Continue reading

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Tavares stays hot as Islanders win in Doug Weight’s debut

Make it one for one for the Islanders under new interim coach Doug Weight. They shutout the Stars at Barclays Center 3-0 to win in Weight’s coaching debut. The stars were John Tavares and Thomas Greiss. Somewhat curiously, it was … Continue reading

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Islanders win in overtime over Rangers 3-2

Antti Raanta stood out for the Rangers in a OT loss to the Islanders. Both teams should compete for third in the division. Continue reading

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Islanders move past Rangers

In their first year at Barclays Center, the Islanders were overlooked due to the Rangers’ hot start. At one point, they trailed their arch nemesis by 11 points in the standings. While the Manhattan tenants got out to a 16-3-1 … Continue reading

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Sabres win second straight behind Linus Ullmark

The Sabres have played better lately winning their second in a row thanks to good goaltending from Linus Ullmark. Continue reading

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Brooklyn is ready for Islanders

When the puck drops tonight in Brooklyn at Barclays Center, it’ll kick off a new era of Islanders hockey. No longer are they on Long Island. Sadly, their rich history came to an end with the final game at Nassau … Continue reading

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Islanders Win At Nassau Coliseum To Force Game 7

In an emotionally charged Nassau Coliseum, the Islanders couldn’t lose taking Game 6 3-1 to force Game 7 against the Capitals. Continue reading

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Islanders MSG domination of Rangers is good for rivalry

There were a lot of headlines coming out of last night’s Battle Of New York won convincingly by the Islanders 3-0 over the Rangers. The first is that the Islanders are for real. At every turn, they’ve proven themselves. Facing … Continue reading

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Bailey Shoots Islanders Past Devils 3-2

Josh Bailey led an Isles comeback over the Devils allowing them to prevail in a shootout. Continue reading

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