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IslesBeat Reality Check: The Upcoming Trade Deadline

There seems to be a hope from many that the upcoming NHL Trade Deadline will somehow rescue the NY Islanders this season. It seems odd when we are talking about “rescuing” the Isles when they have been in playoff contention almost the entire time from October up tis this All Star Break… but that seems to be the enduring theme ... Read More »

IslesBeat Good Reads – Friday Edition

Just left LIRR meeting, announcement forthcoming, Islanders fans will be happy. — Brett Yormark (@brettyormark) July 23, 2015 Could there be potential good news for Long Island NY Islander fans who will need to take the LIRR? Link to tweet.  The always excellent Andy Graziano with a Q&A with Ryan Strome. Some analytics fun with Lighthouse Hockey with Corsi WOWY charts.   ... Read More »

IslesBeat Guide for the Thinking Fan: How player metrics and salary determine offseason consideration in trades & free agency

IslesBeat Guide for the Thinking Fan: How player metrics and salary determine offseason consideration in trades & free agency B.D. Gallof Part 1: The Islanders Forwards   The baseball sabermetric folks created Wins Above Replacement (WAR) so they could get a summary/overall view of a player’s total contributions to their team. But how does that equate to hockey? War-on-Ice has done ... Read More »