How can it be hot in here?

Well, Len DiCostanzo still hasn’t dressed at home, but he has worn white: He’s in town again backing up Lawson, and he may be here a while. And the Rats are wearing red, with the Sound Tigers wearing

Greatest Announcement Ever

Ayla Brown is singing the national anthems at the All-Star Game. (This post goes off topic from here. If you even count that first paragraph as on-topic. Click on if you dare.) No, that by itself

Ricky Done

In totally unexpected news, The Islanders ruled Rick DiPietro out for the rest of the year with swelling in the knee on which he had surgery in October.

Hail, Columbia! happy land

Always nice to hear the old anthem, no matter which vice president they’re playing it for. “Firm, united let us be, rallying ’round our liberty.” Injury news on both fronts: Junior Lessard has a

McLean up

While we wait for the room to open after this skate (three guys on the ice; oh well), Botta has Kurtis McLean set to make his NHL debut on the Island in a couple of hours. Well-earned. Edit: Peter

I’m gonna let you down, and leave you flat

I'm gonna let you down, and leave you flat

Started off on the visitors’ side, where things were obviously a bit happier. Then over to the home side, where, obviously, they were not. “Every little thing we tried to concentrate on, keys to the

Now back to the live action

Peter Mannino is back. Starting, in fact. Jack Hillen is gone, and as Tom says while linking himself in the comments, he’s up for Campoli. Told Lessard blocked a shot last night and is out. In a