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KYLE OKPOSO RUMORS & GOSSIP

The Shutdown Pair Podcast: Arthur Staple, Kenny Albert discuss Isles-Rangers rivalry

In the fourth episode of The Shutdown Pair Podcast, hosts Scott Charles (@Scottmcharles) and Christian Arnold (@CA_NYHockey) break down the entire New York Hockey scene. Scott and Christian are joined by Newsday’s Islanders beat writer Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) to discuss life without Kyle Okposo and reaction to the teams big win against the New York Rangers. The […] The...
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Mikhail Grabovski Grabs Top Line Role, Tickles The Twine In His Return

With Kyle Okposo basically out for the rest of the season big questions about what will happen in the Isles’ top six loom large. In the past no one would have cared at all beyond when Okie was getting back into the lineup, but 2015 is a new year and the Isles offense is one of the best in the league posting a heady 3.2 goals per game, good for second in the NHL. So now that question...
Via Razzball Hockey
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers Vs. New York Islanders: Pregame Report

New York Rangers At New York Islanders: Pregame Report When: Tuesday, January 27, 2015Where: Nassau Coliseum , Uniondale, New YorkTime: 7:00 p.m. ESTTV: MSG+ (Howie Rose, Butch Goring)Radio: WRHU 88.7 FM (Chris King, Greg Picker), LI News Radio 103.9 FM Well, despite the dire predictions of a world-ending blizzard, it’s game on. Most areas picked up around a foot of snow, and...
Via Islanders Insight
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why the Islanders can survive without Okposo

The word out of New York Islanders camp coming out of All-Star weekend isn’t great: forward Kyle Okposo, second-leading scorer on the team, will miss the next 6-8 weeks with an upper body injury. The timing of everything is a bit off: he played 19:33 in a 7-4 win over Philadelphia and then participated in […] The post Why the Islanders can survive without Okposo appeared first...
Via Two Pad Stack
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Islanders' top-line forward Kyle Okposo out 6 to 8 weeks with upper-body injury

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- The surprising New York Islanders are starting the second half on a down note as top-line forward Kyle Okposo will be sidelined six to eight weeks because of an undisclosed upper-body injury. Islanders coach Jack Capuano delivered the news Monday after the first practice following the NHL All-Star break. Okposo, who played in New York's first 46 games this season...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Isles' top-line forward Okposo out 6 to 8 weeks

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) The surprising New York Islanders are starting the second half on a down note as top-line forward Kyle Okposo will be sidelined six to eight weeks because of an undisclosed upper-body injury. Islanders coach Jack Capuano delivered the news Monday after the first practice following the NHL All-Star break. Okposo, who played in New York's first 46 games this season...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Injuries Abound! Kyle Okposo and Sergei Bobrovsky Are Out For A While

Just what the doctor ordered for the start of your stretch run, there's a bunch of key guys out with injuries and almost no one who can replace them. We all knew about Sergei Bobrovsky's injury going into the break, but the big news is that Kyle Okposo is going to be out for the next two months with an upper-body injury. The Isles are mum on what exactly happened to Okie, but...
Via Razzball Hockey
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Islanders Star Kyle Okposo Expected To Miss Six-To-Eight Weeks

The New York Islanders are going to have to survive without one of their top players for the final half of the 2014-15 season. On the first day back from the All-Star break, Islanders star Kyle Okposo missed practice before the team announced its first-line winger is expected to be out of the lineup for six-to-eight weeks with an upper-body injury. Head coach Jack Capuano confirmed...
Via Islanders Insight
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Okposo, Islanders Punish Penguins; Possess Top Spot in Metro

TONIGHT’S RECAP Coming off the heels of Tuesday night’s resounding 3-0 victory at Madison Square Garden against the New York Rangers, the Islanders found themselves in unfamiliar territory: defending a one-point hold of the top spot in the Metropolitan Division against the second place powerhouse Pittsburgh Penguins. The teams have met three times earlier this season, most...
Via Islanders Insight
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Okposo scores four as Isles beat Penguins to regain 1st place in East

  Kyle Okposo scored three of his four goals in the third period to complete his first NHL hat trick, and the New York Islanders jumped back into first place in the Eastern Conference with a 6-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night. The Penguins seemed poised to overtake the Islanders atop the Metropolitan Division and tie Tampa Bay for the top spot in the East,...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss
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