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Islanders Prospect Report: Top Prospect Moments

Looking back at the top moments for Isles prospects this season

by Cory Wright WrightsWay / New York Islanders

This season, has brought you updates on the Isles junior, collegiate and European prospects. Whether these players were beginning their collegiate careers, or cementing their junior legacies, the organization's prospects took strides in their development. 

After tracking these prospects all season, take a look back at some of the standout moments in the Islanders Prospect Report wrap-up. 

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Lee Named Islanders Nominee For King Clancy Memorial Trophy

Award given to player for leadership quality and humanitarian contribution in the community

by Cory Wright WrightsWay / New York Islanders

Anders Lee is the New York Islanders nominee for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy, the award given "to the player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice and has made a noteworthy humanitarian contribution in his community."

Lee, who scored a career-high 40 goals last season, has made a mark on the Islanders community, notably raising over $110K for pediatric cancer research at his second annual Kancer Jam - a charity Kan Jam tournament - in February. 

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Ilya Sorokin loses in the KHL Final

by Cory Wright WrightsWay / New York Islanders

Ilya Sorokin and CSKA Moscow were the runners-up in the KHL this season, falling in the Gagarin Cup Final to Ak Bars Kazan in five games. 

The series concluded Sunday, with Ak Bars winning game five 1-0. 

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Top Games of the 2017-18 Season

From comebacks to homecomings, looking back at five of the top Islanders games from last season

by Cory Wright WrightsWay / New York Islanders

Last season had its ups and downs, but there were some memorable games sprinkled throughout the season. From comebacks to homecomings, revisited five of the top games from the 2017-18 season. 


It's not often a preseason game turns into an event, let alone carries the emotion and atmosphere of a late season or playoff game, but that's how it felt when the Isles played at Nassau Coliseum in September. 

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Barzal Named Finalist For Calder Memorial Trophy

Islanders forward in running for NHL's top-rookie honor

by New York Islanders PR NYIslanders / New York Islanders

The National Hockey League announced today that New York Islanders forward Mathew Barzal is one of three finalists, along with Brock Boeser and Clayton Keller, for the Calder Memorial Trophy. The award is given annually to "the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the National Hockey League."

The winner is selected by a poll of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association members at the conclusion of the regular season and will be announced Wednesday, June 20, during the 2018 NHL Awards presented by Hulu at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

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Top Individual Performances of the 2017-18 Season

Looking back at the top in-game performances for the Islanders in 2017-18

by Cory Wright WrightsWay / New York Islanders

Hockey is the ultimate team game and the success or failure of a team depends on the sum of its parts. Unlike other sports, the top players in hockey still only see the ice for a third to half of a game - tops. 

But while the collective supersedes the individual, there are some games where a guy just takes over. The Islanders had a handful of such performances this season and is celebrating some of the best individual performances this season. 

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Islanders Photos Of The Year

Some of the best Islanders photographs from the 2017-18 season

by New York Islanders / Getty Images NYIslanders / New York Islanders
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PHOTOS: ICE Tour at New York Mets Game

The ICE Tour visited Citi Field for the Mets Family Sunday game on April 15

by New York Islanders Community Relations NYIslanders / New York Islanders
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Stan Fischler's Top Ten Isles Game Moments: No. 1

Stan Fischler counts down his top 10 greatest Islanders game moments

by Stan Fischler StanFischler / MSG Networks

For those of us who have followed the Islanders since their inception in 1972 -- and for those who are newer to the club -- I have an interesting game to play with you. And no matter what the result, you'll be the winner. My game is called "Picking the Top Ten Islanders Game Moments." Since The Maven has been there from the start, I can recall significant events that have contributed to the franchise's admirable legacy.

With that in mind, I have selected my personal best ten game moments over the past 46 years. On your side, fellow fan, you can agree or disagree with me but I think you'll be with me when it comes to agreeing that each contest recalled, starting with number ten, is memorable. So, here goes -- YES! YES! YES! 

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Ilya Sorokin trails in KHL Final, Bellows eliminated from WHL playoffs

by Cory Wright WrightsWay / New York Islanders

Kieffer Bellows' season came to an end on Friday, as the Portland Winterhawks were eliminated by the Everett Silvertips in the second round of the Western Hockey League playoffs. 

Everett beat Portland in five games, closing out the series with a 4-0 win. Bellows recorded four points (1G, 3A) in the five-game series. 

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