Mark Streit

Islanders defenseman Mark Streit

Memo To Garth: You, Islanders Cannot Stand Pat This Offseason

It’s time for the Islanders to take all they have learned and supplement it with some outside voices with experience. It’s hard to imagine this fan base sitting by for yet another season of “just wait until next year.”


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Islanders Blog: Islanders Wish List

What do Islanders fans want for Christmas? I’ve compiled a short little list we’d all love to send to Santa.


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Islanders In Boston, Road Losing Streak At 10

After improving by 18 points last season, the New York Islanders hoped to continue that upward trend in 2010-11. Instead, they may have played themselves out of playoff contention before Christmas.


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Masked Man: An Islanders Mess

When you can’t win you fire the coach. I’d have to think Scott Gordon knew this was coming with the team’s lack of success.


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Islanders’ Losing Streak At 4, Face ‘Canes Wednesday

The New York Islanders’ fast start has been quickly replaced by a four-game losing streak. Finding reasons for the skid is one problem the team doesn’t have right now.


Trainer Garrett Timms walks John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders off the ice after his injury in the game against the Dallas Stars at the Nassau Coliseum on October 9, 2010 in Uniondale, New York. The Stars defeated the Islanders 5-4 in the shootout. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tavares-less Islanders Set To Take On Capitals

If the New York Islanders hope to earn a win in the nation’s capital, they’ll have to do it without two of their biggest contributors.


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NHL Preview: Can The Local Teams Compete?

So, is there any hope? Can any of the three locals compete for a title like the Jets or Yankees or is this going to be a winter of bad ice chips in the metropolitan area?


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Islanders Season Preview

It’s going to be a tough year for the Islanders in a talented Eastern Conference and a talented Atlantic Division.


Islanders Okposo Schremp

Islanders Behind 8-Ball After Early KO Punch

As much as the loss of defenseman Mark Streit to a severe shoulder injury put a shock into the Islanders’ system — both on the ice and in the players’ collective psyche — the fact that they won’t have wing Kyle Okposo for weeks is even more painful.


Islanders defenseman Mark Streit

Out Indefinitely: Okposo Joins Streit; Isles Scramble

If you are not yet convinced the hockey gods hate the Islanders, the last few days should’ve given you a refresher course.