UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) The New York Islanders have lost another defenseman, with Calvin de Haan ruled out of Game 6 against the Washington Capitals.
Coach Jack Capuano provided the update before Saturday's game without saying what the injury was. De Haan did not return after being hit by Troy Brouwer in the third period of New York's 5-1 loss Thursday.
The Islanders trail the first...
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UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) Islanders defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky's status is uncertain for Game 5 of New York's playoff series against the Washington Capitals on Thursday.
Coach Jack Capuano met with the player at the Islanders arena before practice Wednesday. Capuano wasn't sure if Visnovsky would travel to Washington. Visnovsky did not return after being stood up by a hard-check from...
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Friday night’s game is just that, Friday night’s game. The Islanders must learn from it and move on. It was about more than broken sticks. It was about puck management, clearing the zone, and taking advantage of an inexperienced goalie. The Islanders did not do much of any of those.
Coach Jack Capuano, who is usually not that demonstrative behind the bench, nearly blew a gasket...
Any worries that the Islanders were going to let their late season slump carry over into the postseason were dealt with last night as New York bested Washington 4-1 in the playoffs’ opening round. Where did this dominant Islanders team come from? Did Coach Jack Capuano lay down some sort of really intense pre-game pep […]
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Defensive versatility is crucial for any team, and Brian Strait’s defense first mentality is a necessary addition to a blueline filled with puck moving defenseman.
Islanders’ head coach Jack Capuano strongly believes that his defensemen need to jump up into the play and create odd man rushes but, he also wants them to pinch in a responsible fashion.
“Its part of the structure...
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Charlie Moore‘s Winter of Fun continues this month on NESN and some fantastic guests will be joining the mad fisherman for a day on the water and great sports talk.
University of Maine alum and current head coach of the New York Islanders Jack Capuano invites Charlie up to his hometown for some exciting bass fishing.
Charlie discusses the sports rivalry between New York and Boston...