Hockey Editorial

Ilya Kovalchuk: 10 Reasons not to do 10 Years at $10 Million

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If reports are true that the New York Islanders are offering $100 million for 10 years of Ilya Kovalchuk, there are several reasons to question the wisdom of the offer.

Kovalchuk to the Islanders?

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The Islanders are talking to Ilya Kovalchuk. Can he be the man to right the ship, or another Yashin?

NHL Free Agency: Islanders have money to burn

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Garth Snow has money to burn just to reach the cap floor, and the Islanders have needs for physical defensemen and a forward or two.

Scandinavian Prospect Primer

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Looking at some Scandinavian prospects that could be around when the Isles pick in the first three rounds.

What no GM, no scout and no fan knows about the NHL draft

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Second-guessing is commonplace in the years after an NHL draft, but it's always a guessing game not only of player projections but also of which teams value which players at which draft slot.

Why Mark Wotton is Important

10

A look at Bridgeport's Captain

Islanders Esprit de Corps: Something special here?

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Riffing on the frequent comments from Islanders players about the spirit of their group -- and whether it can mean anything tangible.

Getting Drafty - Will the New Scandinavian Transfer Agreements Affect the Islander's Draft Strategy?

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A look at New York Islanders draft strategy, and wondering how the NHL transfer agreements with Sweden and Finland might affect plans.

Islanders Hallucinations: The Russian Route

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The Islanders will likely stay the course on the slow-and-steady rebuild, but an offseason chasing Russians would completely transform the team's forward talent.

'Overspeed' in the Desert?

8

Dave King's description of Coyotes practices sounds a lot like the approach Scott Gordon described when he was hired to coach the Islanders.

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