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Round 1 Review/Round 2 Preview

Round 1 Review/Round 2 Preview

May 1, 2019

Round 1 of the 2019 NHL playoffs was breathtaking, unbelievable, and has left a lot to live up to for Round 2. The favorite got swept, three Game 7’s, and a lot of drama highlighted the first eight series of the playoffs.

College Hockey Shines in NHL’s Biggest Time

April 18, 2019

By Chris Hennessy As a fan of all things hockey, I consume college hockey as much as possible all season long, which culminated this past weekend in Buffalo, N.Y. with a Frozen Four full of exciting hockey and great prospects that will be vying for the Stanley Cup very soon. The four semi finalists  were the University of Denver, Providence College, University of Minnesota Duluth and the University of Massachusetts,...

My Love Affair With the New York Islanders

My Love Affair With the New York Islanders

April 10, 2019

Being from Connecticut, there are not many Islanders fans around. Everyone is either a Rangers or Bruins fan, and it’s kind of annoying. I’ve never faltered, though. 19 years later and I have never for one night rooted against my team.

NHL Playoff Preview

NHL Playoff Preview

April 10, 2019

The most wonderful time of the year is upon us. The NHL playoffs are here and have provided some intriguing matchups in the first round.

Potential Playoff Opponents for the Islanders

Potential Playoff Opponents for the Islanders

March 27, 2019

By Chris Hennessy Two weeks ago, I wrote my panic piece about the Islanders falling apart and potentially missing the playoffs. After beating Philadelphia and Arizona this past weekend, the team have hel...

The Islanders’ Tough Stretch

The Islanders’ Tough Stretch

March 13, 2019

By Andrew Becker There’s no doubt that lately, the Islanders aren’t playing the brand of hockey we have become accustomed to this season. Unfortunately for them, it couldn’t have come at a worse ...

Isles Look to Continue Success Down the Stretch

Isles Look to Continue Success Down the Stretch

February 6, 2019

The New York Islanders resumed game action this weekend after a 10-day break, which overlapped with the league’s all-star recess and the team’s warranted bye week.

The Good and the Bad of the NHL

The Good and the Bad of the NHL

February 6, 2019

The NHL, as usual, has had some very good and infuriatingly bad moments this season.

All-Star Break Review & Predictions

All-Star Break Review & Predictions

January 30, 2019

Chris Hennessy predicts the second half of the NHL season.

An Elite Gathering – What’s Next for the Islanders?

January 30, 2019

The Islanders look to continue the magic they found at the end of the first half.

The First-Place New York Islanders

The First-Place New York Islanders

January 23, 2019

The Islanders have been one of the most surprising teams in the NHL this season, and now they're in first place in the Metropolitan Division.

NHL Quarter Season Review

NHL Quarter Season Review

November 28, 2018

Assessing the NHL Divisions at the quarter mark of the season.

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