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  1. Trade intrigue increases as draft nears

    Mike Hume

    Even as the Stanley Cup playoffs continue, it's hard not to notice several situations that could produce a flurry of trade activity in the early offseason, particularly come the NHL draft. In fact, Dallas Stars GM Jim Nill told USA Today's Kevin A...

    Blog | May 23, 2014
  2. Links from around the rink: April 18

    Mike Hume

    For the embattled coaches of the NHL, there was no real "Black Monday" mass firing, as many expected. Despite horribly disappointing seasons for a number of teams -- including the Toronto Maple Leafs, Vancouver Canucks, Washington Capitals and New Yo...

    Blog | April 18, 2014
  3. Isles prospects: A team grows in Brooklyn

    Mike Hume

    The puck-lovers of Brooklyn received some happy news today, as the New York Islanders announced they will relocate from their home in Nassau County to the brand-new Barclays Center in time to start the 2015-16 season. Even better news for Brooklynite...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  4. Mock Draft: Islanders on a D-man?

    Mike Hume

    We learned Tuesday night that the New York Islanders will receive the No. 4 overall pick in the upcoming 2012 NHL draft and the speculation has already begun about where they could turn their attention. Wednesday, ESPN Insider's Grant Sonier -- a...

    Blog | April 11, 2012
  5. Islanders draft outlook: D-man?

    Mike Hume

    With eight points separating the New York Islanders from the eighth and final playoff spot, no one is ready to concede the season just yet. Still, looking ahead to next season is part of the fun for any franchise and with the draft creeping closer, i...

    Blog | February 16, 2012
  6. Tavares named First Star of the month

    Mike Hume

    Perhaps to the chagrin of so-called housebound "agraphobes" everywhere, New York Islanders center John Tavares was named the NHL's First Star for the month of January. It was a tremendous start to 2012 for Tavares, as the award wraps a 31-day stre...

    Blog | February 01, 2012
  7. NHL's 25 best under age 25: No Tavares?

    Mike Hume

    One of ESPN Insider's advanced stats specialists, Neil Greenberg, took a crack at compiling the league's 25 best players under the age of 25 (Insider). While the most controversial ranking is the selection of Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews...

    Blog | January 11, 2012
  8. DiPietro biggest draft bust since 1990?

    Mike Hume

    The title holder for the NHL's biggest draft bust has been an oft-debated topic, with names like Alexandre Daigle or Kyle Turris frequently leading the discussion. But a recent examination of every draft since 1990 by ESPN's NHL Draft Blog (Insider) ...

    Blog | December 27, 2011
  9. W2W4: Rangers vs. Islanders

    Mike Hume

    The rivalry gets rekindled in the Garden tonight. Here are five factors to consider before the puck drops off Broadway: The Incapable Offense vs. the Unbreachable Net The Islanders have sputtered in the offensive zone this season, getting littl...

    Blog | December 22, 2011
  10. NHL realignment amps up rivalries

    Mike Hume

    Welcome to the new world order, eh? Monday night, the NHL Board of Governors unveiled a drastic plan to re-map the league into four new conferences and do away with the current 15-team Eastern and Western conferences and their three sub-divisions....

    Blog | December 06, 2011
  11. Devils drop in NHL prospect rankings

    Mike Hume

    Former NHL scout and current ESPN Insider draft guru Grant Sonier released his latest NHL organizational rankings today, a rating in which he evaluates the quality and depth of the prospects within each team's system. It's the first update from 2011-...

    Blog | November 10, 2011
  12. Tavares flirting with 30?

    Mike Hume

    I'll level with you: I'm pretty excited to see the Islanders get to training camp. Most of it is professional curiosity. Of all three NY-area teams, it feels like the the Isles have the most pieces in motion that need to get set before the start o...

    Blog | August 26, 2011
  13. Weight to announce retirement, what's next

    Mike Hume

    In a move that comes as little surprise, New York Islanders team captain Doug Weight will announce his retirement at a team press conference Thursday at 11 a.m. The team has been tight-lipped on the nature of the announcement, but it is likely tha...

    Blog | May 24, 2011
  14. Source: New York Islanders' Doug Weight to announce retirement

    Mike Hume

    In a move that comes as little surprise, New York Islanders team captain Doug Weight will announce his retirement at a team news conference Thursday, according to a source familiar with the matter.

    Story | Conversation | May 24, 2011
  15. Grabner named Calder finalist

    Mike Hume

    New York Islanders rookie Michael Grabner was named one of three finalists for the Calder Trophy Tuesday, the award given annually to the NHL's rookie of the year. Grabner, who led all NHL rookies with 34 goals in 2010-11, is joined on the short l...

    Blog | April 19, 2011
  16. Devils 'win' NHL draft lotto, Isles pick fifth

    Mike Hume

    Well, it turns out the Devils' late-season tear up the standings didn't hurt their draft position much at all. New Jersey "won" the NHL's draft lottery Tuesday night, moving up from the No. 8 pick to the No. 4 pick, leapfrogging the New York Islander...

    Blog | April 12, 2011