Welcome to New York Islanders GIFS of the Week, a weekly post dedicated to highlighting some of the best goals, saves, hits, and celebrations.
Everyone has watched the Thomas Vanek
goal no goal hundreds of times over the past few days. Being the first game I was able to attend at the Coliseum in the better part of a decade, watching the Islanders win then lose in about a 10 minute span didn’t sit well with me. However, life goes on and more hockey will be played. For every “lowlight” there’s a highlight to compliment it. With that, let’s take a look at a few of the top plays from the past week in New York Islanders hockey.
Thomas Hickey shows off some offensive skills with a similar play to Bailey & Nelson’s:
Kevin Poulin makes a spectacular toe and stick save on Alexander Steen: