Islanders Top 25 Under 25

#1 on Top 25U25: Dear Mr. and Mrs. Tavares...

We conclude our list with a rubber stamp...and a letter home to parents.

Isles Top 25U25: Travis Hamonic hangs on to #2

In a ranking that shocked absolutely no one, Travis hangs on to #2.

Isles Top 25U25: At #3 Ryan Strome, pending star?

Temper your expectations and... aww hell, bring on the hype: Ryan Strome is almost here.

Isles Top 25U25: Bailey, not yet 24, in at #4

Every time someone counts Josh Bailey out, he scores his way back in.

Top 25U25: Nelson progressing all the way to #5

The "other" 2010 first-round pick's trajectory has proceeded according to plan.

Isles Top 25U25: #6 Cizikas steps into role

The Isles #53 can rock a forecheck and a mustache.

Isles Top 25U25: Nino the promising enigma at #7

As far as we know, his agent has not requested he be removed from this list.

Martin hits way to #8 on Isles Top 25 Under 25

The physical record hit-maker is valued but could add more to his game.

Don't Count Petrov Out Just Yet?

Kirill Petrov's agent says he could still sign with the Islanders in 2014-15.

Isles Top 25U25: Griffin Reinhart at #9

Last summer's top pick sneaks into our top 10 after another strong junior season.

Yahoo-baseball
Ticketmaster-yankees_300x250

Isles Top 25U25: #10 Matt Donovan, Streit Jr.?

After two years in Bridgeport, the Oklahoman and U. of Denver product is positioned to take an NHL role.

Isles Top 25U25: Ullstrom at #11, room for debate

Scratches, injuries and much fan debate surround the 24-year-old.

Top 25U25: Sundstrom, latest dreamy center at #12

A very concussion-like "upper body injury" may have been all that kept the Swede from being in the same conversation as Brock Nelson.

Isles Top 25U25: #13 Thomas Hickey, waiver gem

The best of the waiver claims shined once he finally got his NHL debut.

Islanders Top 25 Under 25: Ville Pokka at #14

Blueliners in juniors. Blueliners in college. Blueliners in high school. And one in the SM-Liiga.

Isles 25U25: Calvin de Haan, injury asterisk

Will the 2009 pick ever be healthy enough, long enough, for us to enjoy his skating and passing at the NHL level?

Isles Top 25U25: #16 Anders Lee, signed, delivered

The Minnesotan with big potential has our panel wondering if he can put it all together.

Isles Top 25 Under 25: New pro Mayfield at #17

The DU product got a taste of AHL life at the end of the season, where he hopes to adjust to the speed of the game in 2013-14.

Isles Top25U25: Kevin Poulin, trending down

If you're pessimistic on Kevin Poulin, he hasn't been the same since the injury -- or worse, perhaps that "same" was an illusion.

Isles Top 25U25: Adam Pelech, shutdown D?

Known for his defensive acumen heading into the 2012 NHL Draft, Pelech added some offense this year in his third season in the OHL.

Top 25U25: Pedan arrives in pros to be our Kaspar?

Pedan is one of several prospects who will elevate the size and snarl on the organization's blueline.

Isles Top 25 Under 25: Anders Nilsson at #21

The big Swede finally figured out what was ailing him this season, so 2013-14 could end up being a necessary fresh start.

Isles Top 25U25: John Persson at #22

If the skating pans out, they'll have another plus bottom-six forward.

Top 25U25 #23: Kirill Kabanov's latest detour

A serious injury slowed his rise, but we still have hope in the talented Russian.

Top 25 Under 25: At 24, which way for Aaron Ness?

The 2008 40th-overall draft pick is 23 and about to enter the third year of his ELC.

Top 25 Under 25: #25 Brenden Kichton, flight risk

Brenden Kichton is unlikely to sign with the Islanders, but we're still recognizing his talents on the way out the door.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Lighthouse Hockey

You must be a member of Lighthouse Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Lighthouse Hockey. You should read them.

Join Lighthouse Hockey

You must be a member of Lighthouse Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Lighthouse Hockey. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker