Also, Sorokin: "They built this club. It’s respect for the organization."
Mike and Dan celebrate Mat Barzal, who has signed an eight-year contract extension with the Islanders, before turning their attention to the rest of the NHL in their annual season preview.
The kid who is about to get paid
The Isles are halfway into a busy week that will complete their preseason schedule.
I gotta say, when the headline first popped onto my screen, my heart started racing.
A game thread—now it feels like hockey season.
Mike and Dan (finally) talk about the upcoming Islanders season, how their muted expectations feel normal, and the star power of Mathew Barzal.
The Islanders join the NHL’s preseason fun with a trip to Manhattan, where the league’s most sober and rational fans hang out.
The new boss speaks his mind on the ice. Also, (practice) jersey ads.
Training camp has begun, contract questions follow.
Good think the league requires some reps for its media tour, otherwise we’d continue to eat saw dust and praise Lou for the privilege.
There’s no job opening for them today, but keep pushing and maybe someday?
Barzal’s quotes yesterday will have us singing.
If the word on the street is true, today we’ll have random combos of Islanders prospects to discuss.
Also: Kelly Hrudey talks bandanas and Easter Epics.
We are determined to find ways for you to waste time happily.