The Islanders performance against the Penguins garners positive reviews, the most entertaining NHL players on Twitter, concerns over Marian Gaborik’s health and more.
GRANTLAND: Bryan Curtis covered the reaction of Islanders fans to their club’s first playoff home game since 2007. They’re understandably thrilled.
BACKHAND SHELF: Cam Charron explains why the Islanders are a better team than most observers believe.
CBS NEW YORK: B.D. Gallof notes the Isles are showing experience beyond their years in their series against the Penguins.
THE CANNON: Matt Wagner wonders if the Blue Jackets should be worried about Marian Gaborik’s recent groin injury.
TOO MANY MEN ON THE SITE: Katrina Cappelli lists the most entertaining NHL players to follow on Twitter. Paul Bissonnette (of course) tops the list.
PUCK DADDY: Harrison Mooney is back with another music video, this one inspired by Brian Burke’s fan lawsuit. This one’s entirely Lycra-free!
DOWN GOES BROWN: A satirical look at this year’s Masterton Trophy nominees. Enjoy!