New York - Sep. 20, 2015: New York Islanders prospect Joshua Ho-Sang's was sent to the Ontario Hockey League after arriving late to practice on Friday and admitted he was embarrassed on Saturday. Ho-Sang did not set an alarm clock and overslept causing him to be late to the Islanders' first day of training camp. Islanders general manager Garth Snow immediately sent him to his OHL team in Niagara. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Jul. 13, 2015: Many have said that Garth Snow and the New York Islanders took a huge gamble when they traded up in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft to snag Josh Ho Sang, then of the Windsor Spitfires. There is little doubt that Ho Sang has the natural ability to be a top six forward in the NHL. In his three seasons in the OHL, he has play 190 games, scored 63 goals and put up 210 points. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Jul. 8, 2015: On this date in NHL history, at the NHL Draft in Edmonton, the Ottawa Senators made Bryan Berard the third American born player to be selected first overall in the Entry Draft. In a major trade during the 1995 NHL Draft in Edmonton, the Vancouver Canucks obtained Alexander Mogilny from Buffalo, in exchange for Mike Peca, Mike Wilson, and their #1 pick (Jay McKee) in the draft held that day. FULL STORY
New York - Mar. 12, 2015: The New York Islanders announced Thursday that defenseman Johnny Boychuk has agreed to terms on a seven-year contract.
Financial details of the contract were not released, but Newsday reported it's worth $42 million, for a $6 million annual average value.
Boychuk could have become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. FULL STORY
Windsor - Mar. 9, 2015: It was a game that featured two teams at opposite ends of the spectrum, as the Toronto Maple Leafs hosted the New York Islanders for the last time this season. The game needed extra time to be decided, with the winner being scored by none other than the league's leader, John Tavares. The Leafs played a complete game, and almost came away with the victory. FULL STORY
Windsor - Feb. 12, 2015: The Leafs participated in their last game at Nassau Coliseum, as the New York Islanders hosted Toronto for the last time before they make the move to Brooklyn’s Barclays Centre. The last time the Leafs visited the Isles Phil Kessel led Toronto to a 5-2 victory. Unfortunately, this would not be the case for this particular visit, as Anders Lee would help push the Isles over the Leafs in a 3-2 win. FULL STORY
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Edmonton - Feb. 10, 2015: For the second consecutive evening, the Edmonton Oilers gave an Eastern Conference opponent all they could handle but unfortunately for them, it was not enough to get past the New York Islanders, While the 3-2 loss was likely a tough pill for Todd Nelson's side to stomach, it was a game in which many an Oiler not only held their own but in some cases, they continue to elevate their play on a nightly basis. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Jan. 5, 2015: Thanks to an off night from netminder Jaroslav Halak, some timely bounces and a better all-around effort, the Edmonton Oilers managed to knock off the visiting New York Islanders by a score of 5-2 over at Rexall Place on Sunday evening. With the victory Todd Nelson's crew has now taken six of possible eight points from their last four games. Which begs the question, why the sudden change? FULL STORY