Tags: New York Islanders

Islanders sign Derick Brassard to one-year contract

Derick Brassard is heading to the Islanders. (Getty) Free agent Derick Brassard has signed a one-year contact with the New York Islanders, the club announced Wednesday. The terms of the contract were not disclosed, but it is reportedly worth $1.2-million, as per The Athletic’s Arthur Staple. The 31-year-old split the 2018-2019 campaign playing 40 games with the Pittsburgh…

Metropolitan Division Outlook 2019-20: The New York Islanders – Can Barry Trotz work his magic again?

The Capitals enter the 2019-20 season looking for their fifth consecutive Metropolitan Division title. But this could be the most challenging year yet. The bottom of the division has improved dramatically with offseason moves and the top of the division still has quality teams. It’s hard to figure who will crater and finish last. The…

Robin Lehner’s Masterton Trophy has a very unfortunate engraving error

The NHL annually hands out the Masterton trophy to the player who “best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to ice hockey.” The league is pretty much testing all of those qualities with the trophy they delivered to this year’s winner, goalie Robin Lehner. Lehner, you see, had an extraordinary year for the…