In this edition of Five on Three, Anthony Pucik, Matt Moro and Brendan Bowers discuss the injury to Patrick Kane and how it'll affect the Blackhawks, and also about the possibility of expanding the playoffs to 20 teams. They also look at the three local teams: the Rangers' recent success without Lundqvist, the Isles thriving through their youngsters and the Devils possibly making the playoffs?
New York Islanders
On this week's Five on Three, Anthony Pucik, Martin McCormack and Tara Sledjeski discuss the recent surge of the L.A. Kings and if they have turned the corner from their most recent sruggles. They also discuss the upcoming Stadium Series' game between the Kings and Sharks, and take a look at the potential for a Rangers-Islanders playoff series and what is going on in New Jersey.
In this edition of Five on Three, Anthony Pucik, Matt Moro and Brendan Bowers discuss the current state of the NHL trade market. They break down the recent Sabres and Jets trade and discuss how injuries to starting goaltender have affected the market for backups. Also, they talk about the Devils, Islanders and Rangers and what those three teams might look for in the market.
On this week's Five on Three, Anthony Pucik, Kelly Kultys and Drew Casey discuss the recent struggles of the L.A. Kings and whether or not they should be worried or if this is just business as usual for the Cinderella story team? Also, the three discuss an article by Brandon Prust regarding fighting in the NHL, the recent injury to Henrik Lundqivst of the Rangers, why the Islanders are struggling and the surging Devils.
On this edition of Five on Three, Anthony Pucik, Matt Moro and Tara Sledjeski discuss the upcoming All-Star Game, what their favortie part of the weekend is and who they would draft first if they were captains of a team. Also, they look back on the first half of the season for the Rangers, Islanders and Devils.
In this edition of Five on Three, Anthony Pucik, Martin McCormack and Brendan Bowers look at the mumps outbreak in the NHL, the Florida Panthers' solid play thus far and review the Rangers', Islanders' and Devils' last two weeks of games.
It says something about the way the New York Islanders started the 2014-2015 season that a loss on Saturday night would have led to the team’s first four-game losing streak of the season. After giving up 17 goals in three straight loses and three goal leads in two of those three games, Saturday night’s showdown with the Blackhawks, winners of eight straight, could have been another step towards an early season collapse that Islander fans are used to seeing. Instead, it was another example of this team’s newfound resiliency.