A hot, fresh Islanders Anxiety is on the way this morning featuring tons of topics to think on.
- Recaps: LHH | Newsday | Islanders | NHL.com | NYI Skinny | DBTB
- Not a bad debut for Connor Jones, who twice came close to scoring and got to wear the leather after the game. [Newsday | Hornick on previous No. 48s]
- Happy folks here, too:
- Matt Moulson says he knew Doug Weight would make a good coach even back when he and John Tavares shared Weight’s guest house. Damn, how deep does the Islanders property timeshare program go? [Buffalo News]
- Moulson also shares his insight, along with Chris Kunitz and Patrick Eaves, about how to play alongside an elite center. [SI.com]
- Seattle beats Tri-City in a sweep of their playoff series, but Mathew Barzal remains out sick. Expect Parker Wotherspoon to join Bridgeport shortly. [My Northwest]
Around the NHL
- Last night's NHL scores. The Predators are in, the Flyers are out, and the Senators (91 points, 8th place in the East) are now the Islanders' main target.
- A donnybrook broke out in the Capitals-Blue Jackets game for some reason. [Puck Daddy]
- All About The Jersey snapshots the Metro in the final week.