The University of Maine coaching search doesn't affect the New York Islanders ... or does it?
Whether it's the coach's fault or not, the Islanders have proven to streak more often negatively under Jack Capuano, and rarely streak in the positive direction
Saw this at SoundTigers.com: "Coach Thompson has really brought the expectation of being at your best everyday, every time you step on the ice…that’s the reason why we are in the situation we...
#Isles have let go assistant coaches Dean Chynoweth and Scott Allen.— Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) April 16, 2012
Smaht, hahd, hawkey is no more, per Arthur Staple. Update: Confirmed by the team. Discuss in comments.
The New York Islanders are under .500 with Jack Capuano as coach, but his record has steadily improved over his predecessor Scott Gordon.
The New York Islanders are scoring more and giving up less under Jack Capuano than they were under Scott Gordon -- but is it coaching, luck, or a little of both?