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Islanders Regress After Trade Deadline

Islanders Regress After Trade Deadline

March 13, 2019

The Islanders had a great start to hte season, but the team is slipping at the worst possible time.

Trade Deadline Targets for New York Area Teams

Trade Deadline Targets for New York Area Teams

February 13, 2019

Let’s start at the top of the standings with the first-place New York Islanders.

All-Star Break Review & Predictions

All-Star Break Review & Predictions

January 30, 2019

Chris Hennessy predicts the second half of the NHL season.

NHL Quarter Season Review

NHL Quarter Season Review

November 28, 2018

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

Islanders’ One Important Hire

November 14, 2018

Thanks to the hiring of Mitch Korn, the Islanders have the best goalies in the league.

The Tavares Sweepstakes

The Tavares Sweepstakes

April 18, 2018

By Peter Valentino Every offseason, there is one star player who goes into free agency that attracts the eyes of the hockey world. A few years ago it was Steven Stamkos, and last year it was Kevin Shattenkirk. This year, it will be c...

Who Takes the Hardware?

Who Takes the Hardware?

April 4, 2018

By Peter Valentino Since we have a week to go until the playoffs begin, and it’s still pretty hard to see who is going to be in and out (especially out west), I’ll choose to go with the individual awards at the end of the year. ...

How Does Hockey Succeed Down South?

How Does Hockey Succeed Down South?

March 21, 2018

By Peter Valentino I lived in Fayetteville, North Carolina, from 2003 to 2008. While I was there, the Carolina Hurricanes won their first Stanley Cup. The team played in Raleigh, which was about an hour’s drive north, but I really did not ...

Are the Predators Headed Back to the Cup?

Are the Predators Headed Back to the Cup?

March 7, 2018

By Peter Valentino After the trade deadline, the Central Division will come to an interesting finish. Nashville: After the Predators’ impossible run to the cup final last year, the team has managed to put itself in position for ...

Analyzing the NHL’s Metropolitan Definition

Analyzing the NHL’s Metropolitan Definition

February 7, 2018

By Peter Valentino The NHL All-Star break has passed and teams are preparing for the second half of the season accordingly. Probably the most competitive division this year is the Metropolitan, with all teams within 10 points of eac...

Are the Golden Knights Serious Contenders?

Are the Golden Knights Serious Contenders?

January 31, 2018

by Peter Valentino When the Vegas expansion bid was approved in June of 2016, the universal opinion among fans was that it was another wasted money-grab by Gary Bettman. The team was seen as another Arizona Coyotes, ...

The Flyers Are Alive and Well in the NHL Playoff Race

The Flyers Are Alive and Well in the NHL Playoff Race

January 24, 2018

By Dominic Muscarella On December 2, the Philadelphia Flyers lost their 10th game in a row. That loss to the Boston Bruins sent a reeling Flyers squad to eight wins and a whopping eighteen losses on the season. Luckily for Philade...

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