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Weight continues to build Islanders coaching staff

Islanders head coach Doug Weight believes in having proven NHL veterans on his coaching staff. … Full Article

Hamonic latest Islander to depart Brooklyn

Last summer it was Kyle Okposo, Matt Martin and Frans Nielsen, three integral parts of the New York Islanders’ inaugural roster here in Brooklyn, who departed via free agency. … Full Article

Islanders swap Strome for Oilers’ Eberle

The Islanders are dead serious about keeping John Tavares right here in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn, or wherever else the franchise winds up playing following next season. … Full Article

Isles ink veteran Bernier to two-year pact

With their biggest business of the summer still several weeks away, the New York Islanders took care of a much smaller matter last Friday, signing veteran winger Steve Bernier to a two-year, two-way (NHL/AHL) deal. … Full Article

Richardson relishes role as first mate

Tough love appears to be the modus operandi for newly named New York Islanders assistant coach Luke Richardson. … Full Article

Weight tabs Richardson as Isles assistant coach

Doug Weight knows the importance of having a good assistant coach to bounce ideas off of and to get in his players’ ears when he is too busy to do so. … Full Article

Weight weighs in on what’s next for Isles

Doug Weight readily admits that his “world changed” when he slid over a few spots on the Brooklyn-based Islanders’ bench at Barclays Center on Jan. 19, abandoning his assistant coaching duties to become the team’s interim head coach following the firing of Jack Capuano. … Full Article

Tavares must stay for Isles to blossom

New Yorkers are currently obsessed with Matt Harvey’s alleged hangover, Aaron Judge’s prodigious power, Carmelo Anthony’s ongoing feud with Phil Jackson and whether or not the New York Rangers will find a way to hoist the Stanley Cup for the first time since 1994. … Full Article

Islanders expand minor league affiliations

While much of the current chatter surrounding the Brooklyn-based New York Islanders centers around their potential departure from our borough, the franchise announced last week that they are expanding their minor league affiliations. … Full Article

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