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Islanders Anxiety - Episode 172 - Threat Level Orange

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Mike and Dan discuss the Islanders goalie situation as Semyon Varlamov misses more preseason games, then turn their attention towards a secret UBS Arena sponsor’s meeting and other topics.

They wonder if Varlamov will be ready for Game 1 in Carolina or if Ilya Sorokin and Cory Schneider, who has looked good in the preseason, will be the tandem to start the team’s 13-game road trip. They also talk about the first cuts from camp and who might stick around for a while. Later, they relay some intel they learned from a meeting of UBS arena partners and discuss Lou Lamoriello’s philosophies on team building and gameday fashion.

Finally, Mike gives his review of Amazon Prime’s All or Nothing: Toronto Maple Leafs series, which lives up to it’s “Nothing” in more than just describing the Leafs’ latest playoff flame out.



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Theme song: "Sports" by Josh Spacek.

Closing Song: “Goonies R Good Enough” by Cyndi Lauper. This video is amazing.

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