Tag Archives: Matt Martin

Why We Love The NHL Playoffs

Brian Boyle says "screw your cowbells." pic.twitter.com/UrnGoROtIn — Ryan Gilbert (@RGilbertSOP) April 16, 2017 We’re only into Day 4 of the 2017 NHL Playoffs and already we’re seeing why we love postseason hockey. What makes it great is the unpredictability. … Continue reading

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HARD HITS: Snow to blame for Islanders mess

It only took 42 games. But the Islanders finally fired coach Jack Capuano. A day after the team went into Boston and shut the Bruins out 4-0, they decided to send Capuano his walking papers. So after nearly seven years … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Rangers get Buchnevich and Nash back as Matthews led Leafs visit

As noted in a previous post, tonight will be special. The Rangers will honor the memory of former NYPD officer Steven McDonald in what should be an emotional and stirring ceremony. There won’t be a dry eye in the building. … Continue reading

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Islanders give Clutterbuck five-year extension

New Post: The Islanders went 5 years for Clutterbuck. A look at Snow’s mistakes. And the current streak they’re on. Continue reading

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Turkey week recap: Where’s the D?

If you’ve watched the Devils the last number of years, you wouldn’t recognize the team that took the ice this week.  Historically tight defensively with problems offensively, and usually very crisp in playing their system – this week the Devils … Continue reading

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Islanders lose Hamonic for at least a month, host angry Canucks

When the Canucks visit Barclays Center later tonight, the Islanders will be without Travis Hamonic. The shutdown defenseman was injured in Saturday’s shootout loss to the Oilers when he blocked a shot that resulted in a power play goal. He … Continue reading

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Capuano right to call out Islanders

Jack Capuano was justified calling out his team last night. Something’s wrong in Brooklyn. #NYIslanders Continue reading

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Patrick Kane sweeps Hart and Lindsay in Awards

The NHL Awards went as expected with Patrick Kane sweeping league MVP and the Lindsay. Here’s the breakdown on each winner and the voting. Continue reading

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Islanders take risk with Cizikas

The Islanders overpaid Casey Cizikas. Is he worth it? What does it mean for Nielsen, Martin and Okposo? Continue reading

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Lightning experience too much for Islanders

Victor Hedman outplayed John Tavares and the more experienced #Bolts advanced over #Isles Continue reading

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