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Camaraderie camp: Hartford (exh.) (A) postgame

Edit, 10:10 p.m.: Arthur Staple reports that the Islanders will send Kirill Petrov to Bridgeport, along with the defensemen they called up this morning. That handful of spots gets a little shorter.

Tomorrow’s lineup today

(Just realized I tracked a good bit of Monroe in with me yesterday. D’oh.) Anyway. Back to the Land of Wonder this afternoon for a pregame skate, sorta, 25 or so hours pregame. Tomorrow’s game group
Categories: Campin' out

Bad breaks, perhaps-only-chance edition: Hartford (exh.) (H) postgame

In the regular season, this might be a night to lament controlling two periods with only a point to show for it, wondering what might’ve happened if some of those endless chances just went in, what

Tentative lineup for Thursday

Lineup in flux because Andrew Rowe took a stick or a puck to the mouth in the morning skate and looked to need some work done. If he doesn’t go, not sure who’ll draw in. Tanner Fritz took his spot
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Lineup to come: Wednesday notes

Brent Thompson wasn’t ready to firm up the lineup for tomorrow night’s exhibition game at Wonderland, but he said it’s going to be younger guys, AHL contracts, rookies. “It’s a chance to showcase
Categories: Campin' out, General

New math: Camp, Day 1

Camp opened strong with two groups of 21 Monday at Wonderland. And if you divided 43 by two and figured that was roughly right… well, not quite. Scott Mayfield and Adam Pelech were on early this

Sound Tigers announce camp roster

Will annotate a bit when the computer starts responding better, but here’s the list, including 43 men overall, 11 of them on tryouts. Names that most jumped out were Quinnipiac’s Jones brothers, who
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Actual exhibition games

New philosophies on preseason games: Nothing formal from Bridgeport yet, but Hartford announced its preseason schedule, which includes a game at Wonderland of Ice in Bridgeport on Oct. 1 and a Sound
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Hockey, Day (KC1): A visit to an Island

Called up the blog template on this computer for the first time since the last day of the year. Deleted out all the templates for penalty minutes, top-scoring defensemen, Alan Quine with the most

Roster takes shape: Islanders cuts

The Islanders as promised dropped their big set of cuts just before noon, sending 11 players here: Sebastian Collberg, Brett Gallant, Mike Halmo, Kael Mouillierat, John Persson, Alan Quine, Johan