After a day full of headshots, photo shoots and physicals, Islanders captain Anders Lee carved out some time to talk about the Islanders upcoming season with Steve Kouleas and Scott Laughlin. Topics include:
0:45 - Lee's focus heading into training camp. 1:34 - Lee entering his second year as captain. 2:10 - What Semyon Varlamov brings to the table and his first impressions of the Islanders newest netminder. 2:56 - How the Islanders will adapt this season now that teams know what they are capable of. 3:57 - How closely Anders follows along to analysis of the league and fellow Metropolitan Division opponents. 5:00 - Lee's offseason training regimen. 6:19 - How the Isles defensive style of play impacted Barzal, Lee and Eberle last season and Barzal's potential. 7:30 - The Islanders unprecedented defensive turnaround last season. 8:30 - Predictions for potential playoff teams and matchups ahead of training camp.