Corey Trivino: Wait, What Qualifies as 'Demons' Exactly? #isles
The New York Islanders squeaked out a shootout win over the Minnesota Wild with a Frans Nielsen backhand after Andrew MacDonald's goal was equalized by Cal Clutterbuck.
The New York Islanders get a healthy Nino Niederreiter and Andrew MacDonald back as they visit the first-place Minnesota Wild without MIkko Koivu.
Satire: The six stages of grief and processing for New York Islanders fans when ex-GM Mike Milbury appears in the news thanks to assault charges at a local hockey rink.
Niederreiter sheds non-contact jersey; skating with Martin and Reasoner at #isles practice today— NYIslanders (@NYIslanders) December 16, 2011
[Updated] From the Islanders Twitter feed: Nino Niederreiter sheds non-contact jersey; skating with Martin and Reasoner ... Nino cleared to play. MacDonald and Eaton will be game time decisions tomorrow. Poulin and de Haan sent back to Bridgeport. Rolston, Staois not on trip. Bet on updates on who travels (and maybe replaces Brian Rolston?) later on. On the other side, the Islanders have the fortune of not facing a Mikko Koivu tomorrow night.
Well, that was undistinguished. The Islanders started very poorly and found themselves in a 1-0 hole when Loui Eriksson was left all by his lonesome in front of young Kevin Poulin. Then they...