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Islanders News: World Cup TV; Barzal fashion; NHL uncreativity; Trevor Gillies returns

He'll get here when he gets here.

This is the only uniform we want to see him wearing.
This is the only uniform we want to see him wearing.
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Islanders stuff (er, sorta)

  • Here's your TV schedule for the World Cup of Hockey that is still happening this September. [LHH]
  • Buy into the Matt Martin charity poker tournament and pal around with current Islanders. [Matt Martin Hockey]
  • Mathew Barzal was among the first to model Team Canada's new uniforms for the WJC and other tournaments. [Sportsnet]
  • As seen yesterday via EOTP honcho Marc, Anthony Beauvillier took a blow to the head in Team Canada's World Junior summer showcase game against Finland yesterday, but he seemed to be okay. Canada lost the game, 2-1.


  • Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog gets serious about concussions and urges the NHL to as well. [Players Trib]
  • Why isn't the NHL as creative as it used to be? Blame the 1996 Panthers, among other factors. [TSS]
  • The nuts and bolts of AHL contracts. [EOTP]
  • While P.K. Subban goes on a speaking tour of every city, town and village in Quebec and Tennessee, Shea Weber still hasn't checked out his new city at all. Hm. [PHT]
  • The Oilers hired some new front office dudes with connections to their old players. [Edm. Jour.]
  • So, like, who is actually going to watch this new Las Vegas team play live? [Review Journal]
  • Batten down the hatches: Trevor Gillies is back, this time with the Capitals ECHL affiliate, the South Carolina Stingrays.