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Islanders Gameday News: All Star Breakaway; Russo's Hat Trick; Expensive In-Staal-ation

Scoring Irish.

Five more years
Five more years
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The Islanders play their final game before the All Star break this afternoon against the Flyers. FIG picks can be left here. Remember, it's a 1 pm start.

Sounds like a number of commenters will be at the game today. Look around. You never know who might be sitting right near you.

Islanders News

  • Corsi numbers for Saturday's loss to the Canadiens are surprisingly strong for some Islanders. [LHH]
  • This Montreal Gazette article about Jaroslav Halak is more of an interview with Jack Capuano about his relationship with his goalie.
  • likes what former Flyer Garth Snow has done to make his team a success this season.
  • Kyle Okposo has finally put it all together (is this article a year late?) [The Hockey Writers]
  • Nick Leddy talks about his time at the University of Minnesota. [The Hockey Writers]
  • The time to believe in the Islanders is here. [Isles Talk audio blog]
  • Islanders fever is spreading. [Islanders Insight]
  • The Sound Tigers avenged their blowout loss on Saturday night (at least, a little) with a 2-1 win over Syracuse on Sunday. [CT Post]
  • Sunday's Bridgeport win was a physical one. [Soundin' Off]
  • Notre Dame defenseman and Islanders prospect Robbie Russo scored a hat trick in the Irish's win over UConn. [our man Fornabaio at the CT Post]
  • An assist in Niagara's shootout win over Belleville extends Joshua Ho-Sang's point streak to five. [Ice Dogs]

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