We wrote before about the deep thinking the NY Islanders have to do on Kyle Okposo this season. Let us now go one step further and list out the difficulties to this situation and why this will likely remain something pending for the rest of the season. If you have been following my tweets this past summer, then ... Read More »
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IslesBeat’s Good Reads – Ice Girls Goeth, ESPN’s NHL Fantasy Sports top 300, and Cody Franson to Sabres?
The UFA pool gets smaller and smaller with puck moving defensemen. Ehrhoff signs in LA for peanuts on a 1-year deal. Now Cody Franson might be getting a 2-year deal from the Buffalo Sabres. Puck Daddy on what NHLers are taught/told about Rape and Domestic Violence Travis Yost with a good piece on TSN about Individual Point Percentages and ... Read More »
The excellent Stu Hackel with a piece for the Hockey News on the NY Islanders unique deal with Barclays. In this is why, as I have said for months, that the business end/Barclays has NO say in the Hockey Operations nor will it have any effect or pressure on the team. Isles get guaranteed revenue. THN has an excellent & ... Read More »
The St. Louis Blues Tarasenko deal might just be another nail in the 5-6 million dollar fan fantasy contract for Kyle Okposo (who will also see a new contract in the 7 million per year range). However, Puck Daddy has a good piece on why Tarasenko’s contract is a bargain. Why aren’t NHL stars scoring as much? Parity. Take a ... Read More »