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Poll : Can Anyone In Bridgeport Help The Isles?

By Andy Graziano

Dec 17, 2011; St. Paul, MN, USA; New York Islanders forward

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(25) against the Minnesota Wild at the Xcel Energy Center. The Islanders defeated the Wild 2-1 in a shootout. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Middletown, N. J. – With the Bridgeport Sound Tigers playing their last regular season game today, which baby Islander would you most like to see called up to the big club for the season’s last days and playoffs? With no roster limit, it will a very interesting decision faced by head coach Jack Capuano and general manager Garth Snow.

This is not to imply that the Islanders even need the help but having extra bodies around, especially when the playoffs begin and the on-ice play becomes rougher and tougher, is never a bad thing.