Clark Gillies

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

Boomer & Carton: Islanders Great Clark Gillies Stops By

With the NHL playoffs in full swing and the Isles right in the thick of things, Boomer and Craig were thrilled to welcome legendary Islander Clark Gillies into the Allstate Studio.


Islanders Hall of Famer Mike Bossy

25 Years Later, Bossy Is Still ‘Mr. 50-50,’ Now ‘Mr. VP’ And Forever An Islanders Legend

Mike Bossy’s career was the stuff of make-believe, because when you are done assessing his statistics, trophies and all other accolades in between, one very important factor is sometimes lost in the shuffle. He was forced to leave the game he dominated at the age of 30.


Islanders forward Zenon Konopka, right.

Lightweight Isles Lead NHL In Getting Pushed Around

They say the sport of hockey has changed, that fighting and goonery has been shelved in place of more skill, more speed and more fair play. Really? The New York Islanders seem to want to believe all this and have for years built teams as such.

CBS 2–11/02/2010

(l to r) NHL Hall of Famer Clark Gillies, IGHL honoree Pat LaFontaine, IGHL's Frank Lombardi, WFAN's Ann Liguori and NHL Hall of Famer Bob Nystrom

Liguori: Huge Hockey Hearts

What happens when you put three former hockey greats – Pat LaFontaine, Clark Gillies and Bobby Nystrom — in a room together? You are immediately transformed to an era in sports where the heart and the soul of an athlete outweighed the financial rewards of winning.