1. Isles Romp Pens 9-3; Young Core Molding Together on the Island

    Febuary 11, 2011 will be a memorable night for all Islanders fans who watched their team destroy the Pittsburgh Penguins 9-3. The Isles had goals from Hamonic, Joensuu, Parenteau, Haley, Tavares and two each from Moulson and Grabner...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about over 3 years ago 323 reads 3 comments

  2. New York Islanders Goaltending: What Does the Future Hold?

    The Islanders goaltending situation has been very shaky, considering the injury-plagued Rick DiPietro (29 years old) cannot stay healthy, and Evgeni Nabokov's (35) spurning of the team after they claimed him off waivers...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about over 3 years ago 77 reads 4 comments

  3. New York Mets Projected Pitching Rotation for the 2011 Season

    Throughout the offseason, some of the moves GM Sandy Alderson made were in attempt to bolster the Mets starting staff. He's acquired pitchers Chris Capuano, and more recently, Chris Young...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about over 3 years ago 1,959 reads 3 comments

  4. NFL Playoff Predictions: What Teams Will Advance?

    The NFL Wild Card Round starts on Saturday, with two matchups Saturday and two on Sunday. On Saturday, the Kansas City Chiefs host the Baltimore Ravens, and the New York Jets visit the Indianapolis Colts...

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  5. Evgeni Nabokov Parts with Russian Team, Will Return to NHL—But For What Team?

    As revealed on December 13, Evgeni Nabokov has left his team in Russia, SKA St. Petersburg. He left in the first year of a four year deal. The contract has been terminated, apparently due to family circumstances...

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  6. New York Islanders Losing Streak Has Lost Them Fan Support As Well

    Islander fans were looking forward to what they thought would be a breakout year. They thought with the young core of Tavares, Moulson, Comeau, Okposo, Bailey, etc, they'd be able to make big strides in the league...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about over 3 years ago 993 reads 62 comments

  7. Sharks Goaltending- Why Antero Niittymaki's Been So Hot, and Antti Niemi Has Not

    In the offseason, Sharks GM Doug Wilson made a few transactions to replace long-time netminder Evgeni Nabokov. These moves included signing 30-year-old Fin Antero Niittymaki , and eventually Stanley-Cup-winning goaltender Antti Niemi...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about over 3 years ago 759 reads 4 comments

  8. John Tavares Off to a Hot Start in His Sophomore Campaign

    Last year, John Tavares was selected as the first overall pick of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, by General Manager Garth Snow of the New York Islanders. I was at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum when he was announced as the Isles' pick...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about over 3 years ago 385 reads 4 comments

  9. Alex Ovechkin vs Sidney Crosby: Who Is the Better Hockey Player?

    In the Hockey World, there's been a lot of debate on which star is the better of the two: Alexander Ovechkin, a.k.a "Ovi," or Sidney Crosby, a.k.a "Sid the Kid...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 2,966 reads 14 comments

  10. Texas Rangers at Tampa Bay Rays: ALDS Game 5 Preview

    The ALDS series between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Texas Rangers started when the Rangers Cliff Lee outdueled the Rays David Price. Twenty-four hours later, the Rays fell again behind James Shields to the Rangers and C...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 913 reads 5 comments

  11. A.L. Cy Young Award Contenders: Hernandez, Price, Buchholz, and Sabathia

    The 2010 baseball season has concluded, and there are only four front-runners for the AL Cy Young award, awarded to the best pitcher in the league...

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  12. Pittsburgh Penguins and New Jersey Devils Rivalry Debate: Are We Really Rivals?

    There's been some debate as to whether the New Jersey Devils and the Pittsburgh Peguins are actual rivals. I would honestly have to say yes, considering the two teams always fight for ...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 582 reads 20 comments

  13. New York Islanders Young Core Will Eventually Lead Them To Be Contenders

    If you're an Islanders fan, you would know about General Manager Garth Snow's youth rebuilding plan. After not panning out just yet, I finally think all his hard work and waiting is about to pay off, this season or the next...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 1,536 reads 13 comments

  14. NHL Passes New Rules To Prevent Illegal Checking

    The National Hockey League has created some new rules that will come into effect this upcoming season, in order to try and prevent illegal head checks, and other illegal checks. After the Matt Cooke hit on Marc Savard in the Penguins vs...

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  15. MLB Trade Rumors: Why David Wright Will Not Be Traded from New York Mets

    When young children hear the words "New York Mets", most think of David Wright, the face of the Mets franchise. I've heard rumors about David Wright possibly being traded this coming offseason...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 861 reads 16 comments

  16. 20 Promising Young Pitchers With All-Star Potential

    Major League Baseball is filled with several exciting pitchers who all have the potential to be future aces of their teams...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 486 reads 5 comments

  17. Comparing The Islanders To The Rangers- 2010-11 NHL Season

    With the NHL season only less than a month away, I figured I'd compare the Islanders and the Rangers and explain my opinion of who has the edge in different categories. I'm a big Islander fan, but I'll do my best to avoid bias here...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 137 reads 2 comments

  18. San Jose Sharks Goaltending and Team Preview for 2010-11

    Let's take a look at the San Jose Sharks upcoming year and see where they will end up after the departure of a few players...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 1,548 reads 18 comments

  19. Run-Down Of Possible National League Cy Young Award Winners

    With the 2010 baseball season nearly coming to a close, it's time to take a look at the National League Cy Young candidates...

    Michael DeSantis Written by Michael DeSantis about almost 4 years ago 624 reads 1 comments