Capellini: Snow Has Done Well, But Islanders Need Another Impact MoveIf the first few days of free agency were any indication, Garth Snow appears to be determined to make the Islanders a better team on paper than they were at the end of last season.
Islanders GM Snow: We'd Like To Keep Okposo, Nielsen, MartinThere could be several changes in store for the Islanders this offseason, but general manager Garth Snow said Thursday he wants to try to find a way to retain three of the team's longest-tenured players.
Capellini: Islanders' Offensive Woes Should Come As A Shock To No OneThe Islanders just completed maybe the most unsuccessfully successful month in team history.
Capellini: Win-Now Islanders' Lack Of Urgency At Deadline Is TroublingThe Islanders are a good team, but are they good enough? As they scramble for playoff position, it's a question that for the second year in a row will be determined without the help of reinforcements.
Friedman: Islanders In Position To Be Buyers At Trade DeadlineAs we approach the trade deadline, the Islanders, like many teams at this point in the season, find themselves at a crossroads.
Pressure Squarely On Struggling Tavares As Isles Prep For Stretch RunJohn Tavares can hear the whispers. They basically all ask the same question: "What's wrong with him?"
Friedman: Islanders Need To Focus On Next Season, Not A Cup Run NowIt's looking more and more like 2015-16 is going to end up transition season rather than a step forward for the Islanders.
10 Bold Predictions For NY Sports in 2016They say you can't predict the future, but I'm going to try anyway. With that, here are my 10 bold predictions for 2016.
Friedman: Islanders Need To Bring Pulock Up As Soon As PossibleRyan Pulock has got a rocket of a shot and can quarterback a power play, which is something that nobody currently on the Islanders seems capable of doing.
3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York SportsKristaps Porzingis and Oscar Lindberg are both international imports, as well as key contributors to their teams during their first seasons. It's exciting stuff.
Capellini: Nielsen, Okposo Turning Up The Financial Heat On IslandersAt some point, the Islanders are going to have to make decisions on Frans Nielsen and Kyle Okposo. They won't be easy.
Islanders Bring In Seasoned Executive George McPhee To Advise Garth SnowMcPhee served as the Capitals general manager for 17 seasons beginning in 1997-98. He'll now be helping out the Islanders.