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Sushi and Seinfeld: Tweets and quotes from the Islanders deadline dealings

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Crazy day on the trade front and Twitters.

They got what for me?
They got what for me?
Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports

The Islanders made some moves today, acquiring goalie Michal Neuvirth fom Buffalo, forward Tyler Kennedy from San Jose and shipping Cory Conacher and David Leggio to Vancouver and Arizona respectively.

What was expected to be a mostly silent day from the Islanders turned out to be a busy one for various reporters. Here's a culling of some relevant tweets that add a little context (or flavor) to the process and players.

Garth Snow on the wheeling and dealing no one thought he was going to do:

RIP Thomas Vanek and Matt Moulson

No trade is official until there's Wikipedia vandalism:

From Buffalo, Tim Murray on the Neuvirth trade (and the Sabres' Chris Stewart trade):

That's a tough sashimi to swallow:

The "other" Chad Johnson learns of the trade:

It's a "rugged masculinity:"

The Kennedy Conditions deserve their own Oliver Stone film: