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Islanders Anxiety - Episode 144 - Don’t Know What to Believe

They forgot they didn’t have an office Christmas party and had one that day before the game.

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Mike and Dan are fired up and frustrated about the Islanders last few games, who to trust and who organized an office Christmas party before a game in February.

They seethe about them playing well in losses and poorly in wins, Sidney Crosby’s 1,000th game, North Division fixation and what to make of the Islanders’ difficult next month. Later, they cast an eye towards expensive wayward Sabre Jeff Skinner, recently-waived former hero Frans Nielsen and his era of Islanders hockey, and the sad summer of 2016 that still looms large over a number of NHL franchises.

And, hey: who turned off the power plays?

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Theme song: "Sports" by Josh Spacek.

Closing Song: “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk (ft. Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers).

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