Mike currently resides in Astoria, NY. Formerly of BleacherReport (featured columnist) and TheCheckingLine: Isles Edition (blogger), he is the current senior staff writer for EyesOnIsles. His duties at EOI include covering the New York Islanders at practices and games; writing pre- and post-game reports; and posting daily 'Top Shelf' features and the occasional Op/Ed piece. He has been to every NHL arena except for most of them. Ask him stuff on the Twitter machine (@MichaelWillhoft), hockey-related or otherwise.