🎧 Skates At The Stakes: Episode 116: State Of The Lou-nion 23-24
🔗 Islanders Have a Few Options to Fill First Line Wing by Nick Rizzo, The Hockey Writers “New York completed the blockbuster trade of the 2022-23 season by acquiring Bo Horvat from the Vancouver Canucks on Jan. 30 and then extending him to an eight-year deal a week later. Horvat is expected to center the first line, moving star forward Mathew Barzal to the right wing and leaving an open spot on the left wing. Since there were no major acquisitions this offseason, the Islanders have a few internal options that can fill that void.”
🔗 Former NY Islanders earn spots on 'Historic 100' list of Boston Bruins players, Eyes on Isles “Of the 100 Bruins that make up the "Historic 100," there are four former Islanders, including Johnny Boychuk, NHL iron man Zdeno Chara, Denis Seidenberg, and Ed Westfall. Also on the list is former Islanders head coach and general manager Mike Milbury. Tim Thomas, who GM Garth Snow acquired to help reach the salary cap floor in 2013, but never played on Long Island, is also on there.”
And we leave you with this…a mesmerizing timelapse of the Islanders logo being painted on the UBS Arena ice. We’re getting closer!