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NHL Lockout Drags on Thanks to Fehr’s and NHLPA’s Ego

October 19th, 2012
To start, let me say that I realize writing this type of article is a lose-lose proposition. There will be fans who side with the owners and fans who side with the players.Everybody has their opinion, and rightfully so. That being said, I tried to hold off from writing any ...

New York Islanders Need to Address the DiPietro Fiasco Before Moving Forward

March 27th, 2011
This is no longer about Rick DiPietro's 15-year contract.  It's not about his dedication to the organization, which can't be argued. It's not about his constant injury-plagued past three seasons.   This, in a lot of ways, isn't even about Rick DiPietro.  What it is about, is the Islanders management being ...

Anybody Want To Be an NHL Goaltender? Contact The New York Islanders

February 9th, 2011
There is a revolving door in goalie for the New York Islanders, and it has no plans of stopping any time soon. The Islanders seem to be playing a new game called, "Name Tonight's Starting Goalie." Not only do the viewers not know who will be in goal this Thursday in ...

New York Islanders Need To Acknowledge the Rick DiPietro Situation

February 4th, 2011
When the New York Islanders announced the signing of Rick DiPietro to a 15-year, $67.5 million contract back in September of 2006, it raised a lot of eyebrows not only in the NHL circle, but the world of sports as well.  The reaction for the most part was disbelief. Charles ...