Tag Archives: Mathew Barzal

Who wants the two wildcards in the crowded Metro?

With the All-Star break concluding highlighted by Brian Boyle replacing Taylor Hall to represent the Devils to thunderous applause in Tampa from appreciative fans who support the courageous vet battling Leukemia, the question of the day remains the same. Who … Continue reading

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Greiss makes 52 saves to lift Islanders over Canadiens into second wildcard

Great goaltending can sometimes be enough to steal games. The Islanders can thank backup goalie Thomas Greiss for their 5-4 overtime win over the Canadiens at Bell Centre on Martin Luther King Day. His 52 saves were enough along with … Continue reading

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The Rangers are a lost cause

It took a lot of games to reach this point. Since a poor start, the Rangers picked themselves up and played their way back into playoff contention. Even without Mika Zibanejad for a period, they did well enough to make … Continue reading

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Islanders late comeback nets point in 4-3 overtime loss to Penguins

In a wild and crazy game between old Patrick Division rivals, the Islanders rally fell just short. However, they were able to come back and score twice in a 3:43 span late in the third period to gain a point … Continue reading

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Deeper Metro Division will likely get screwed by current playoff format

By show of hands, how many people like the current playoff format? You won’t find me as one who agrees with it. The idea of reestablishing the old divisional playoffs for the first two rounds sounded good in theory. But … Continue reading

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Preseason: Islanders tip Sabres 3-1, Barzal looks good, NHL should start sooner

The Islanders have quietly gone about their business this preseason. In their second to last tuneup, they went to Buffalo and defeated the Sabres 3-1. They have yet to lose in regulation improving to 5-0-2. The odd question is why play … Continue reading

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Projecting Fantasy Hockey Players

All throughout North America, hockey fans are pumped for Fantasy Hockey. While some drafts have already taken place, ours isn’t until next Saturday due to hectic schedules. The South River League has been in existence for over two decades. I … Continue reading

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Good weekend gets Islanders back on track

John Tavares scored twice and assisted on another as the #NYIslanders got back to .500 over the weekend. Continue reading

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Islanders lacking offensive punch for Tavares

John Tavares has been the franchise for the Islanders. Could the captain leave in 2018 if they don’t improve? Continue reading

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Rangers make cuts, Lapierre released

The Rangers waived Lapierre and Bodie. Competition continues tonight with the Islanders on tap. #NYR Continue reading

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