Islanders & NHL News: Wahlstrom’s future; Benn there, done that
The Isles winger bring an injury-shortened season into his RFA window.
NHL, IIHF News: Canada, Germany, Latvia medal; Vegas tries again
The World Championship is over, while the Stanley Cup final awaits its second entrant.
Islanders & NHL News: Dallas not dead yet
We still don’t know who will face the Panthers in the Cup final.
Islanders & NHL News: Stars stay alive with Game 4 OT win
Also, the Governor of Connecticut has some big ideas for the ‘Yotes.
Islanders & NHL News: Cats to the Cup Final
Also, old friend and Sabres captain Kyle Okposo is sticking around Western New York.
Islanders & NHL News: Happy Cup-iversary; outdoor game; Stars, Penguins meltdowns
Don’t we all regret "using our stick as a landing point"?
Islanders & NHL News: Cats push Canes to the brink; 4th-line musing; LOLeafs
Bob and the Panthers have done it again. Will the Isles Identity Line ride on and on too?
On the Vox Layoffs and Cuts to Most SB Nation Hockey Sites
Lighthouse Hockey is still here. We think?
Islanders Anxiety - Episode 251 - The Great Unhinging
Mike and Dan discuss the status of hard-to-analyze Islanders coach Lane Lambert before wading back into the continued upheaval in Toronto.
Islanders & NHL News: Isles alumni, Pulock opine; Conference finals at 2-0
Are we going to have a Panthers-Knights final?
Weird Islanders: The Podcast! - Trevor Linden (with guest Jon Zella)
Joined by Nassaumen Hockey podcast co-host Jon Zella, Mike and Dan remember when the Islanders acquired Trevor Linden, an actual NHL star, during a tumultuous time on an off the ice.
Islanders & NHL News: Game 1 epic; Reliving the Friday Fight Fest with the poor Penguins
It was 12(?!) years ago, but it could’ve been yesterday.
Islanders and NHL News: Cup anniversaries and droughts; Coyotes on the move?
40 years, folks. That’s a long time. And Arizona doesn’t seem to want its team.
Islanders & NHL Playoff News: Maggio OHL honors; NHL final four set
Also: Romanov has successful minor surgery.
Islanders News: Remembering Gerry Hart, Volek OT goal
Also: the anniversary of the Volek goal, and some justified catharsis about the demise of the Leafs.
Islanders Anxiety - Episode 250 - The Opposite of Growing Pains
In an impromptu milestone episode, Mike and Dan discuss the possible contract extension for GM Lou Lamoriello before diving into an extensive vivisection of the now-eliminated Maple Leafs.
Islanders News (Updated): Lou/Lane likely back; Leafs done, now we wait for carnage
Maybe the Isles bolster or change their front office accordingly.
Islanders and NHL Playoff News: Sorokin is a Vézina finalist
It’s his first time being nominated. Also, the Hurricanes finished off the Devils.
NHL Playoff news & Islanders non-news: Parsing the player interviews, mulling the cap
Also: John Tavares plays a breakaway like a classic Isles shootout, but the Leafs win to survive anyway.
Islanders Anxiety - Episode 249 - That’s Not Normal
While still waiting for the GM and coach to speak, Mike & Dan analyze the Islanders players’ post-season pressers, and who said what in words and body language.
Islanders and NHL News: NYI Radio Silence; Devils on the brink; Leafs can be swept
Also, Lee is nominated for an award.
Islanders & NHL News: Hawks win Bedard lottery; Pierre Engvall Poll
Oh yay, the Hawks get a generational star, it’s been so long since they’ve had anything nice.
Islanders News: None yet. But oh hey, the Panthers have the Leafs on the brink
Even when there’s nothing yet breaking in Islanders Country, there are always other teams to mock.
Islanders News: Maybe they were kinda decent?
The team the Islanders played to a pretty tough six games is currently steamrolling the Devils.
Weird Islanders: The Podcast! - Matt Donovan (with guest Keith Dallas)
Joined by comic book writer and historian Keith Dallas, Mike and Dan remember Oklahoma-born defenseman Matt Donovan, who endured many high hopes and trade proposals during his short time with the Islanders.
Islanders News: Waiting for it
Continuing to reshuffle the players’ clean-out day quotes, while waiting for the Islanders’ brass to speak.
Islanders News: Delving into the offseason
Not much "news," but plenty to discuss.
Islanders News: Comings, goings and unknowns
Hudson Fasching is staying, Semyon Varlamov and Scott Mayfield want to, Josh Bailey and Zach Parise (and the regime?) don’t know what’s next.
Islanders News: Reckoning Day
Islanders players will face the media today. Will Lou Lamoriello and Lane Lambert face the music?
Islanders Anxiety - Episode 248 - So Unnecessarily Evil
Mike and Dan recap the Islanders’ stunning loss in overtime of Game 6 against Carolina, and the many factors that doomed them (and might continue to doom them in the future).
Islanders Post-Mortem News: Overall, it was a pretty good season
Getting back to the playoffs after last year’s debacle and this year’s challenges was a success. But questions loom.
Hurricanes 2, Islanders 1 (OT): Stastny ends Isles’ season in Game 6
In a nailbiter, the season ends with uncharacteristic slip-ups by Pelech and Sorokin, as the cruel hockey gods get the last word.
New York Islanders vs. Carolina Hurricanes [Round 1, Game 6 thread]
The Hurricanes introduce a new goalie to the series.