NHL, Sports

Josh Ho-Sang Celebrates Goal By Doing The Bernie

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New York Islanders prospect Josh Ho-Sang, currently playing for the Windsor Spitfires in the Ontario Hockey League, has some seriously impressive offensive ability; this we already knew. But the 18-year old also apparently has some great celebration skills to go with those skills, and he busted out a great one on Saturday. After scoring on

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NHL, Sports

The Barclays Center Was Clearly Not Built For Hockey

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The New York Islanders will be playing all their home games at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn starting next season but – if the preseason game they played there against the Devils this weekend was any indication – it’s got some very weird flaws that indicate it wasn’t built with hockey in mind. The first

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NHL, Sports

Josh Ho-Sang’s Shootout Goal At BioSteel Camp Was Pure Filth

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Poor Malcolm Subban. First he was shown up by his younger brother Jordan during the shootout at BioSteel Camp, then Islanders top prospect Josh Ho-Sang piled on by leaving him absolutely no chance to make a stop on this filthy display. I don’t even really know how to describe it, but I do know that it wasn’t really

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NHL

Mikhail Grabovski Responds Perfectly to Jeremy Roenick’s Roast of His $5M Salary

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Rebuttals are meant to occur immediately in order to achieve maximum roasting power. However, if one can produce a perfect response one week later, said rebuttal achieves same success. Former Capitals, Maple Leafs, and Canadiens 30-year-old center Mikhail Grabovski signed a 4-year/$20 million contact with the Islanders this offseason, a deal that surprised many, including

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NHL, Sports

John Tavares Won’t Need Surgery On Injured Knee

New York Islanders Name John Tavares Team Captain

New York Islanders fans got a bit of good news on Tuesday morning when captain John Tavares revealed that he wouldn’t need surgery to repair the injured knee that he hurt while playing for Team Canada in Sochi. Tavares, 23, sustained a torn MCL and torn meniscus in his knee on February 2oth after taking a

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NHL, Sports

How To Abuse Eyeblack, As Demonstrated By Cal Clutterbuck

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In what we can only assume is an attempt to outdo Paul Ranger’s eyeblack for the Winter Classic, Cal Clutterbuck went a little overboard with his own facial application at the Islanders’ practice before their Stadium Series game against the Rangers on Tuesday. He should probably do less next time.

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Culture, Music

The Nassau Coliseum Will Finally Host Something Relevant

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Jay Z has unveiled the dates for his Magna Carta World Tour and included among his stops is the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, home of the New York Islanders and colloquially known as “The Mausoleum.” Usually relegated to hosting things like Disney on Ice, Luke Bryan concerts and decades of Islander’s ineptitude, the Jan. 19

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Fashion, NHL

Sabres Third Jersey Continues Trend of Hideous Third Jerseys

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The expert of “Athletic Aesthetics” Paul Lukas (@UniWatch) just tweeted out a picture of the Buffalo Sabres new third jerseys and let’s just say… ish don’t think so. Here’s the rear view: Hey, at least it’s still better than this egregious eyesore of an alternate sweater: We’re All Islanders!

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