A year ago, firing Jack Capuano had the merits of a good idea. Now it’s tile to look at a different spot on the bench.
We need to talk.
As Mikahil Grabovski returns from IR, Josh Bailey takes his place with a broken hand suffered against the Boston Bruins. What to do with Bailey come December 1st?
One loss does not a streak make, but it does create unnecessary and unfounded nervousness.
Two losses causes panic. Even six games into the season.
After only the fifth 2-0 start in franchise history the Islanders crossed the East River to take on their mortal enemy, the New York Rangers. A strong finish to another awkwardly opening game gave the Islanders a 3-0 record with a 6-3 in Madison Square Garden.
The ice is down. Snuggle up on the couch with a Lucky Strike, a pumpkin latte, a loved one, and cast your eyes into the fire to see the future!
After a gradually-not-that-sloppy season opener at Carolina, the Islanders opened the home schedule hosting Carolina. They took the home-and home-and sweep with a 4-3 win.
Retro jerseys, plenty of giveaways, public honors for team greats. Not all memories can be planned and repackaged.
As we head into the final year of calling the Coliseum home to the New York Islanders, I’d like to share with you some random memories.