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Michael Grabner

Islanders defenseman Mark Eaton

Capellini: Islanders’ Putrid Start Is The Very Disaster That Simply Couldn’t Happen

Inexplicably, we are 18 games into the season and the Islanders are once again the laughingstocks of the NHL. It’s simply unbelievable and inexcusable.

WFAN–11/22/2011

Nino Niederreiter

Carver: Time For Islanders To Mix It Up

Mike Carver believes the last-place Islanders must makes changes now before their November slide turns into an avalanche.

WFAN–11/11/2011

Al Montoya

An Avalanche Of Angst: Islanders Blow Huge Lead, Fall In OT

Kyle Quincey scored a power-play goal 2:39 into overtime and Jean-Sebastien Giguere made 30 saves, helping the Colorado Avalanche rally from a three-goal deficit and beat the slumping New York Islanders 4-3 on Thursday night.

WFAN–11/11/2011

Al Montoya

Islanders’ Good Vibrations Last All Of 1 Game; Bruins Pull Away In 3rd

Nathan Horton had two goals and an assist, and Tuukka Rask stopped 24 shots to earn his first win of the season and lead the Boston Bruins to a 6-2 victory over the New York Islanders.

WFAN–11/07/2011

San Jose Sharks v New York Islanders

Keefe To The City: Islanders Chat With Mike Carver

Mike Carver, Islanders blogger for WFAN.com, joined Neil Keefe to talk about the Islanders as they look to solve their early season scoring problems and figure out who to start in net.

WFAN–11/02/2011

Ziggy Palffy

Capellini: Nearly 20 Years Later, Islanders Still In Search Of An Offense

On Saturday night the Islanders did something that speaks volumes about where this franchise has been for the last two decades. They honored a team from their past that not only didn’t win the Stanley Cup, it didn’t even win a conference title.

WFAN–10/31/2011

Rick DiPietro  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Sharks Beat Islanders 3-2 In Overtime

The Sharks scored a power-play goal 1:07 into overtime to give them a 3-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday night.

WFAN–10/29/2011

John Tavares (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Carver: Islanders’ Top Line Can’t Do It Alone

It’s time the 2nd, 3rd and 4th lines did some work. The John Tavares line and the power play can only get it done for so long. The Islanders are going to need some contributions from the rest of the squad if they are going to win games.

10/25/2011

New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov (20) blocks a shot by Florida Panthers' Stephen Weiss (9) in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Sunrise, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Panthers Hold Off Islanders

After keeping pace for two periods, the Islanders failed to score in the third period. The Panthers claimed a 4-2 victory.

WFAN–10/22/2011

Islanders-Lightning

Lightning Outwork Islanders Early, Cruise From There

Vincent Lecavalier had a goal and an assist to help the Tampa Bay Lightning stop a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.

WFAN–10/20/2011

Mark Streit #2 and John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrate defeating the New Jersey Devils 6-1 in a preseason game at Nassau Coliseum on September 24, 2011 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images for New York Islanders)

Islanders Talking Big Game And Playoffs

If the New York Islanders’ play on the ice is as strong as their talk off it, maybe — just maybe — they will escape the cellar and make a long-awaited run at a playoff spot.

09/26/2011

Josh Bailey (credit: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Day After John Tavares Deal, Islanders Agree With Josh Bailey On Extension

The Islanders have locked up another of their top young players. New York agreed to a two-year deal with Josh Bailey a day after extending John Tavares’ contract.

WFAN–09/16/2011

John Tavares

Capellini: Islanders’ Signing Of Tavares A Shot Fired Across Hockey World’s Bow

The words flowed like the lyrics of your favorite song. “I believe in this organization and this hockey team.” John Tavares issued that battle cry on Thursday right after signing a new six-year, $33-million extension with the Islanders.

WFAN–09/15/2011

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Silent Assassin Garth Snow Biding His Time, Positioning Islanders To Strike

Panic, fear and hysteria are appropriate words to describe a good percentage of the Islanders’ fan base now that we are a week into free agency and just a fourth-line center and some prospects have been signed. All I can say is, relax people.

07/07/2011

Michael Grabner

Grabner, Islanders Agree On Five-Year Deal

The New York Islanders announced on Friday that forward Michael Grabner agreed to terms on a new five-year contract to remain with the team.

WFAN–05/13/2011

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