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Eyes On Isles Aug 12, 2017

Islanders Mathew Barzal, Ryan Pulock, Josh Ho-Sang Will Lead The Way

To my beloved New York Islanders fans. It’s now mid-August and times are slow in Islander country. Besides a signing of Stephen Gionta and some arena rumblings, not much has happened. I’m here to tell you to get excited for this year because the New York Islanders are going to surprise you. I strongly believe […] Islanders Mathew Barzal, Ryan Pulock, Josh Ho-Sang Will Lead The Way - Eyes On Isles - Eyes On Isles - A New York Islanders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Litter Box Cats Aug 10, 2017
Thursday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Offseason Open Forum

Thursday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Offseason Open Forum

A few more signings to report Let’s play catch up on some of this week’s signings. The Vancouver Canucks re-signed restricted free agent forward Brendan Gaunce to a two-year, one-way deal worth $1.5 million. Gaunce played in 57 games with the Canucks last season and registered five assists. Veteran unrestricted free agent forward Stephen Gionta re-upped with the New York Islanders, signing a one-year, two-way deal with the New York Islanders. The 33-year-old totaled six points (1G/5A) in 26 games with the Islanders in 2016-17. The San Jose Sharks re-signed prospect Barclay Goodrow to a...
Lighthouse Hockey Aug 10, 2017
Islanders News: Gionta has spoken; Sound Tigers information

Islanders News: Gionta has spoken; Sound Tigers information

Also, Brendan Burke goes Swedish. Islanders Clippings Stephen Gionta, newly re-signed, stopped by the Schwartz on Sports podcast. The Swedish Islander website has posted an interview with Brendan Burke regarding how he got his start in broadcasting. Bend it like Burke-ham. Folks, The Sound Tigers have announced a couple preseason dates with the Hartford Wolf Pack - one will be played at Trinity College in Hartford, and the other will be played in Worcester, MA, home of the Islanders new ECHL affiliate. [Sound Tigers] The Sound Tigers also oppose the amphitheater announced by Mayor...
Lighthouse Hockey Aug 9, 2017
Islanders News: Gionta coup

Islanders News: Gionta coup

That’s the best pun we could come up with for the day’s news. Is Wednesday, middle of week. Why you have to be mad? Islanders Reading The offseason bombshell you were waiting for: Stephen Gionta, signed to a two-way deal. [LHH | Isles | Newsday | Soundin’ Off] Islanders exec and former player Claude Loiselle apparently helped the Adirondack Thunder, now a Devils affiliate, find a head coach. [Post Star] A reminder to weigh in (like, in comments too, not just the poll) on the possibility of a Second Periodic-ual LHH Pick-Up Ice Hockey Game. [LHH Fanpost] Elsewhere, It Seems The...
Eyes On Isles Aug 8, 2017

Islanders Extend Stephen Gionta Another Year

The New York Islanders extended forward Stephen Gionta’s contract for one more year. Gionta played 26 games for the Isles last season, tallying six points. His contract stipulates $650,000 at the NHL level, or $250,000 in the AHL. The Islanders re-signed 33 year old depth forward Stephen Gionta on a two-way contract this week. Gionta […] Islanders Extend Stephen Gionta Another Year - Eyes On Isles - Eyes On Isles - A New York Islanders Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lighthouse Hockey Aug 8, 2017
Stephen Gionta Signing: We react the only way we know how

Stephen Gionta Signing: We react the only way we know how

The Islanders re-signed the utility forward to a two-way deal. We dutifully report to you that the New York Islanders announced today the re-signing of Stephen Gionta to a one-year, two-way deal. It’s a minimum NHL salary of $650,00 with an AHL rate of $225,00, according to Newsday’s Arthur Staple. This is neither riveting nor cause for great alarm. The 33-year-old was injured during training camp but signed after a PTO last season, returned to health to play seven games with their AHL affiliate Bridgeport Sound Tigers, then appeared in 26 games with the Isles during the second...

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