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Taub: The Time Is Now for Michael Dal Colle

Michael Dal Colle has finally earned the benefit of the doubt from many of his critics -- mostly Islanders fans. It's taken longer than people expected, but the blue and orange faithful have warmed up to the idea of Dal Colle being an actual piece of the team's future. The...
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Taub: 10 Questions To Ask As Isles Training Camp Starts

Tomorrow marks the official start of the 2019-20 season for the New York Islanders as they open training camp. The Isles begin this new campaign coming off a 2018-19 season that saw them record 103 points, earn home-ice advantage in the playoffs, and sweep the Pittsburgh Penguins convincingly in the...
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Taub: Isles Rookie Camp and Who To Keep An Eye On

With the start of the regular season now less than a month away, the New York Islanders are set to open their highly anticipated rookie camp Sunday morning. Defenseman Noah Dobson and forwards Oliver Wahlstrom, Otto Koivula and Kieffer Bellows will have the spotlight on them the most as each...
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Taub: Greiss Repeating Past Season Vital to Isles Success

Looking back at last season, how impactful the goaltending played a part in the New York Islanders' success can't be denied. The club's one-two punch, Masterton winner and Vezina finalist Robin Lehner and Thomas Greiss, were sensational all year long. They were crucial in the team's rise in the Metropolitan...
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Taub: Brassard Signing Comes with Low Risk, High Reward

The Islanders are hoping they just got a jolt to their offense with the signing of Derick Brassard, a left-shot center who’s played for three other teams over a 10-year NHL career. The Isles announced the widely reported one-year, $1.2 million deal yesterday. Brassard, who has been in the league...
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