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Islanders Anxiety - Episode 112 - Bigger Fish to Fry

[dramatic pause] Is it done?

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Mike returns to talk with Dan about the Islanders’ first two game after the break, smart fans and dumb articles.

They recap two overtime affairs against the Canucks and Stars, the recall of Kieffer Bellows and the Islanders’ difficult upcoming schedule. Later, they discuss a couple of head-slapping articles and the difference in coverage between Islanders writers and some Canadian outlets.

Finally, they congratulate three former Islanders on their impending induction into the IIHF Hall of Fame.


  • Staple on where the Islanders are and their road to the playoffs (and trade deadline)
  • A couple of Leafs Athletic guys on some bullshit or whatever (the article was written and the episode was recorded prior to Toronto’s trade for Kyle Clifford and Jack Campbell last night)
  • Nice job, kid (and you, too Kieffer)
  • Congrats to the nominees on making it to the IIHF Hall of Fame. Much more to come from us on the three Islanders to be inducted.


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Opening theme song: "Sports" by Josh Spacek.

Closing theme song: “The Difference” by The Wallflowers.

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