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NHL: 5 Reasons Why Hockey Could Gain a Lot of Fans Next Season

February 24th, 2011
Of late, the National Hockey League has almost been like the forgotten child of American sports. While the NFL, MLB, and NBA have received lots of attention, the NHL has sat there on the side being thankful for any mention.This could all change come next fall when the new hockey ...

NBA: 10 Best Players Jerry Sloan Coached for the Utah Jazz

February 10th, 2011
Utah Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan has resigned from his position, according to multiple reports coming out of Salt Lake City. Tyrone Corbin will be the team's coach until a replacement is named. Sloan coached the Jazz for 23 years, but was reportedly feeling undermined by the way ownership was running the ...

New York Islanders: A Very Backward Week for This Young Team

January 17th, 2011
The New York Islanders have played four games in the last week, and have done the opposite of expected in all four. This past week has been as backwards as can be for the Islanders, who went 1-2-1 in the stretch. The Islanders started off the week with a ...

Islanders vs. Canucks: New York Falls to League-Leading Vancouver in OT

January 11th, 2011
The New York Islanders scored with less than six minutes in the third and looked to be well on their way to handing the Vancouver Canucks their first loss in regulation since Dec. 5. Unfortunately for the Islanders Kevin Bieksa scored just 34 seconds later and the Canucks ...

New York Islanders: Teams Struggling to Slow Down Michael Grabner

January 5th, 2011
Michael Grabner may not be the best known Islander, or the leading scorer, but people around the NHL are starting to take notice of the 23-year-old. The young talent has nine goals and three assists on the season and is tied for first on the team in ...

New York Islanders Coach Jack Capuano on NHL Live

January 4th, 2011
Jack Capuano called in to NHL Live on Tuesday and touched on multiple topics, including the goalie situation and his future with the team. For those of you who want to hear the five-minute interview in its entirety click the link below. If you want a quick summery, just ...

New York Islanders Continue To Look To Future With Trades of Wisniewski, Roloson

January 3rd, 2011
With the NHL season almost at its midway point, its time for contenders to try to add talent to their roster to make a playoff run, while pretenders trade away assets for draft picks or prospects. The New York Islanders fall into that second category, a team sending players away in ...

Goalie Dwayne Roloson Catching Fire for the Islanders

December 26th, 2010
The New York Islanders won their third game in a row Sunday night, and much of the credit for these three wins can be given to goalie Dwayne Roloson. Roloson, or who many Islanders fans refer to as "Roli the Goalie", has been phenomenal in net for the Isles. In the ...

Josh Bailey Returns To The New York Islanders… For Good

December 22nd, 2010
The News York Islanders announced Wednesday morning that Josh Bailey was called up from their AHL team in Bridgeport, and will be on the ice with the Islanders Wednesday night as they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning. It seems likely that Bailey is now a permanent member of the Islanders ...

New York Islanders: 10 Gifts Fans Want for Christmas

December 21st, 2010
The New York Islanders are in a state of turmoil right now as a franchise. The team is doing awful, the arena is falling apart, and no one is going to the games. With these ten "gifts" things could turn around for the Islanders in just a few years and ...