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Islanders Anxiety - Episode 83 - The Whole Point of Sports

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Totally in the moment.

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NOTE: CONTAINS COARSE LANGUAGE. PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED.

In an uncharacteristically effusive episode, Mike and Dan are joyful as the Islanders clinch a playoff berth with a huge win over Buffalo following an equally huge win in Winnipeg.

They praise Brendan Burke calling out some pessimistic preseason predictions, Robin Lehner swearing in front of 13,000 people and Barry Trotz being Barry Trotz. They also revel in the glory of proving the doubters wrong (including themselves) before taking a look at another game against the Maple Leafs and the loss of center Tanner Fritz.

Also, Andy Hilbert is mentioned yet again.

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REFERENCES

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PLUGS!

  • Tell everyone you can about NHLNames.com, the great new website founded by our own Jon and Travis (aka Spizzwolf and North Dakota Red Eagle).
  • And as always, check out SneakyAthletic.com for great Islanders merchandise and use the code ANXIETY at the checkout to get 10% off.

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Opening theme song: "Sports" by Josh Spacek, available at the FreeMusicArchive.org.

Closing theme song: “Big Time” by Peter Gabriel


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