1. NHL Game Preview: New York Islanders vs. Toronto Maple Leafs

    With their playoff hopes looking rather slim, the New York Islanders are still trying to make some noise for the remainder of this NHL season. It's been working...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 232 reads 8 comments

  2. NHL Game Recap: Hell Gets a Bit Warmer, Isles Fall Just Short (NJD 3, NYI 2)

    The New York Islanders are growing up in front of our very eyes. In a game that was being labeled by NHL .com as a matchup between "the two hottest Eastern Conference teams of 2011," both sides lived up to the billing...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 158 reads 0 comments

  3. New York Islanders vs. New Jersey Devils Preview

    As the 2010-11 season continues to wind down for the New York Islanders and their fans, things just keep getting more and more interesting...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 243 reads 4 comments

  4. Dear Penguins Fans, It's Time to Move On: An Open Letter from NY Islanders Fans

    Since it has become apparent that Pittsburgh Penguins writers and readers have nothing better to do than crash the New York Islanders ' B/R home page, I thought I'd relay the ...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 1,329 reads 117 comments

  5. New York Islanders vs Minnesota Wild: Isles Rebound with 4-1 Win

    If there were any doubts that the New York Islanders would bounce back from their performance against the Capitals , they've been proved wrong...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 145 reads 7 comments

  6. NHL Game Preview: New York Islanders Look to Get Wild vs. Minnesota

    "You got to lose to know how to win." Those lyrics from Aerosmith's Dream On may very well be the mantra for the New York Islanders these days...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 108 reads 11 comments

  7. NHL Game Recap: Despite Strong Effort, Islanders Fall to Capitals 2-1 in OT

    Tonight, the New York Islanders have added another city to their "places we hate to visit" list: Washington , D.C. Nothing against the nation's capital, but the Isles simply cannot win there...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 91 reads 7 comments

  8. NHL Game Preview: New York Islanders vs. Washington Capitals- The Rematch

    With the trade deadline in their rearview mirror, Zenon Konopka, Radek Martinek and the rest of the New York Islanders can finally play distraction-free hockey...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 212 reads 3 comments

  9. NHL Trade Deadline: New York Islanders Stand Pat As D-Day Comes and Goes

    The NHL 's trade deadline has officially passed, and unsurprisingly, the New York Islanders were hardly involved in the frenzy. The biggest story of the day was Rob Schremp being claimed off waivers by the Atlanta Thrashers ...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about over 3 years ago 502 reads 2 comments

  10. New York Islanders: Letter from an Anonymous Isles Fan

    This is the story of an Islanders fan, who requested anonymity but wanted to explain the importance of this team in his life. "Ever since I was two years of age, I have fallen in love with the game of hockey...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 1,440 reads 15 comments

  11. NHL Game Recap: Isles Fall to Caps 3-2, But Sellout Crowd Sends Strong Message

    If there's one thing the New York Islanders can take pride in after tonight's game, it's the fact that they played in front of a sellout crowd for the first time this season...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 565 reads 39 comments

  12. Islanders vs. Capitals Game Preview: Are You Ready To White Out the Red?

    Hockey fever has officially made its long-awaited return to Long Island. There's a buzz and a roar around these New York Islanders , a sense of optimism and exuberance that has ...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 477 reads 10 comments

  13. NHL Game Recap: Isles Show Heart, Lose Heartbreaker to Flyers in Overtime, 4-3

    In the hours leading up to tonight's game, few, if any, figured that Matt Martin would be the Islanders ' clutch performer in Philadelphia . Well, Mr. Martin had other ideas, as did the rest of the youthful Isles...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 191 reads 37 comments

  14. Islanders-Flyers Game Preview: Can New York Finally Beat Philadelphia?

    For most people, Philadelphia is known as "the City of Brotherly Love." For the New York Islanders , that nickname couldn't possibly be more misleading...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 298 reads 32 comments

  15. New York Islanders: Could Al Montoya Be the Real Deal?

    On February 9, 2011, Islanders GM Garth Snow made what was considered to be a minor trade, giving the Phoenix Coyotes a sixth round selection and receiving goaltender Al Montoya, a former sixth overall pick and consensus draft bust...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 1,164 reads 35 comments

  16. Power Outage: New York Islanders Fail To Solve Toronto Maple Leafs, Lose 2-1

    For any team, playing three games in four nights is a tough challenge. The New York Islanders are no exception to that rule, but that was not the reason they lost tonight...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 265 reads 8 comments

  17. NHL Trade Deadline: What Should New York Islanders' GM Garth Snow Do?

    With just six days left until the most climactic day of the regular season—the NHL trade deadline— New York Islanders GM Garth Snow surely has a lot on his mind...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 760 reads 17 comments

  18. Islanders Turning Over a New Leaf, Aiming To Keep Playoff Push Alive In Toronto

    Having won six of their last seven games, the New York Islanders are taking the high road, from both the metaphorical and geographical perspectives of the phrase...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 262 reads 2 comments

  19. Game-Set-Match: Isles Impress In 5-1 Victory Over Florida Panthers

    Raise your hand if you thought this was how the second half of the Islanders ' season would go. While I of course cannot see your responses, I'm willing to guess that most of your hands are still down...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 185 reads 10 comments

  20. NHL Game Preview: New York Islanders vs. Florida Panthers

    It's been fun to be a New York Islander fan these last few weeks. The way the Isles have been playing lately would make even the Presidents proud, and they will look to keep their ...

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  21. NHL: Breaking Down The Blues/Avs Blockbuster Trade

    Just after midnight this past Saturday, the St. Louis Blues and Colorado Avalanche announced a major shakeup of their rosters...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 672 reads 6 comments

  22. NHL Game Recap: Montoya Picks Up Shutout, Islanders Dethrone Kings 3-0

    Tonight was a good one in Islander Country, as the Isles shut out Drew Doughty and the Los Angeles Kings at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, by a final score of 3-0...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 266 reads 2 comments

  23. NHL: Should Jack Capuano Coach the New York Islanders Next Season?

    A few days ago, I had a discussion with someone, revolving around the state of the Islanders . Over the course of this conversation, head coach Jack Capuano's name came up...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 462 reads 4 comments

  24. New York Islanders vs. Los Angeles Kings: Isles Look to Extend Hot Streak

    The last few weeks have been very good for the New York Islanders and their fans. The team has shown signs of life for the first time all season, and there is a buzz surrounding the future of the franchise...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 125 reads 2 comments

  25. NHL: Analyzing The Eric Brewer To Tampa Bay Deal

    Eric Brewer is moving south. The St. Louis Blues have shipped the versatile defenseman to the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for a third round pick and a prospect...

    Daniel Friedman Written by Daniel Friedman about almost 4 years ago 574 reads 0 comments