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Islanders Puppy with a Purpose!
The Islanders drafted a Puppy with a Purpose for the 2018-19 season!
This good boy will be training for the next 14 months to be a professional guide dog for a child who is visually impaired. Follow his journey this season.
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Meet Radar!
The Islanders Puppy with a Purpose is named in honor of Islanders legendary coach Al Arbour.
  • Yellow Lab
  • Favorite player: Bark Gillies.
  • Takes a lot of ruffing penalties.
  • Digs in the corners - and in the yard. 
  • Coach has him on a short leash.
The Guide Dog Foundation