What are the New York Islanders thinking? Could they possibly believe that they are going to pick up where they left off last year with Evgeni Nabokov in goal?
There is a goalie who is available who can step into Billy Smith’s long-empty shoes. His name is Tim Thomas.
For the Isles, it’s all about the next move — and I don’t mean the one to Brooklyn, though that will help, too.
Tuukka Rask deserves all the credit in the world for his brilliance this postseason, but Tim Thomas deserves an assist for showing him how it’s done.
The look on John Tavares’ face as Monday night’s game ended told you everything you needed to know about the Islanders’ current state of affairs. None of it is good.
Veteran goalie Tim Thomas, who has said he won’t play this season, was traded by the Boston Bruins to the New York Islanders on Thursday for a conditional second-round draft choice either next year or in 2015.
It wasn’t a memorable debut for Rich Nash and the new-look Rangers who were defeated in their season opener by the Bruins 3-1.
There’s a lot of molding to do with this team, and that’s just the kind of challenge Calipari relishes. He’ll have them playing their best basketball when it matters most — in March.
It seemed like the competition was not getting any stronger in the NHL’s Eastern Conference. That changed dramatically when Nashville star defenseman Shea Weber signed a 14-year, $110 million offer sheet from the Philadelphia Flyers.
Martin Brodeur’s off-season has taken a strange twist as he’s hired agent Pat Brisson and is ready to test free agent waters.
Sean Hartnett shares his fearless Eastern Conference opening round predictions and wasn’t afraid to pick a few first round upsets.
The Boston Bruins showed exactly why they’re defending Stanley Cup champions by beating the Rangers at their own game on Sunday night.
Rangers extended their Eastern Conference lead to 10 over the Bruins. New York held onto a 4-3 victory over their rivals on Sunday.
Neil Keefe and Mike Hurley talk about the Rangers and Bruins, Knicks and Celtics and why Bobby Valentine is running his mouth in another epic email discussion.
Neil Keefe is joined by Joe Haggerty of Comcast SportsNet New England to talk about the Ranges and Bruins, Tim Thomas’ Facebook page and the NHL trade deadline.