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Capellini: Islanders' Self-Inflicted Wounds Destroyed A Season Of Promise

By Jeff Capellini
WFAN.com

If you woke up Monday morning feeling exasperated, I can’t say I blame you.

The Islanders teased their fans over the last two weeks of the regular season,  1,999 more words

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Capellini: If Tavares Doesn't Re-Sign, God Help The Islanders

By Jeff Capellini
WFAN.com

It’s the story that won’t go away, even though it has no basis in fact.

At least not yet.

As the Islanders limp home down the stretch of a season that has fallen well short of expectations, thoughts of the offseason have slowly been replacing visions of playoff success. 1,551 more words

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Capellini: Islanders Are Sputtering As They Head For The Finish Line

By Jeff Capellini
WFAN.com

After deciding not to pit with about 20 laps left in their race to the playoffs, the Islanders now find themselves closing in on the checkered flag with melted tires and a gas tank that’s on fumes. 1,099 more words

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Capellini: There's No Telling Which Islanders Will Show Up Night To Night

By Jeff Capellini
WFAN.com

The Islanders are the epitome of consistently inconsistent. One minute they look like a team that can play with anyone. The next, they put a serious strain on their fans’ belief system. 1,339 more words

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Capellini: Road Trip From Hell Doesn't Have To Be Islanders' Undoing

By Jeff Capellini
WFAN.com

There’s no turning back.

The Islanders are about to embark on the longest road trip in franchise history, a set of nine games that will, for all intents and purposes, determine if they will make the playoffs. 1,106 more words

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Capellini: Islanders About To Enter The Make-Or-Break Zone

By Jeff Capellini
WFAN.com

The rejuvenated Islanders have scratched and clawed their way up the Eastern Conference standings. If they keep this up, they could end up playing in mid-April, something that seemed illogical not all that long ago. 1,157 more words

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Capellini: Bailey Has His Critics, But Islanders Would Be Lost Without Him

By Jeff Capellini
WFAN.com

It has taken a lot longer than many expected, but Josh Bailey has finally arrived.

That statement likely won’t mean a whole heck of a lot to a faction of Islanders fans that still to this day has not warmed up to him, but you’d be a fool to argue or downplay his importance to this team this season. 1,060 more words

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