On the eve of the NHL Awards show, and in recognition of John Tavares’ second MVP nomination in three years, we’ll take a look at the six Islanders who’ve taken home hardware from the event.
No, this team will not bring back the echoes of the great Islanders dynasty of 30-plus years ago. They are not going to win the Stanley Cup this year. But this team is young, hungry and improving. They have become the team that nobody wants to play.
Denis Potvin return to the Islanders is very possible and the team should make it happen.