New York Islanders

Five on Three: March 28th- Wang Looking to Sell Isles

by Anthony Pucik
The Islanders might have a new owner by the time they call the Barclays home

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Anthony Pucik, Matt Moro and Nick Logerfo talk about the latest news regarding Charles Wang wanting to sell the New York Islanders, what it means for the team and whether or not it will be a good move. 

Also, the three talk about the Devils' struggles in the shootout and how that might be the reason they don't make the playoffs. They also comment on the Rangers' recent success, and whether or not their top lines will start scoring soon. 

Five on Three: March 21st- Familiar Faces

by Anthony Pucik

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Anthony Pucik, Kristian O' Hara and Matt Moro discuess the injury to Blackhawks' winger Patrick Kane, how it will impact Chicago and what it means for them come playoff time. They also debate who the best team is in the top-heavy Western Conference. 

They also discuss the return of Zach Parise to New Jersey as a member of the Wild and Matt Moulson to Long Island, also as a member of the Wild. They examine the reactions from the home-town crowds and who regrets the decision of letting their respective player go more. 

Five on Three: March 14th- Peverley, Boston and Ruutu

by Anthony Pucik

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In this edition of Five on Three, Anthony Pucik, Patrick Burns and Kristian O'Hara look into the health of Rich Peverley and how the NHL handled the situation. 

Also, they look into the seven-game win streak of the Boston Bruins and if they are the best team in the Eastern Conference. 

Finally, a look into the three local teams: how Ruutu has helped the Devils, how St. Louis has not helped the Rangers' issues scoring and why the seven-goal third period for the Islanders is good, but not great. 

Five on Three: March 7th- Kenny Albert Talks Trade Deadline

by Anthony Pucik
Callahan, the now former Ranger captain, was traded for St. Louis Wedensday

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Anthony Pucik, Kris Venezia and Marelle Cerven talk all the deals from Wednesday's NHL trade deadline and what they mean for teams in the playoff hunt. Also, Anthony talks with Kenny Albert, the radio voice of the New York Rangers, about one of the biggest trades on deadline day: Martin St. Louis to the Rangers in exchange for Ryan Callahan. 

Doc Emrick Talks Olympics and NHL Trade Deadline

by Matt Moro

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One on One was joined by not only the voice of the NHL on NBC and NBC Sports, but a member of WFUV, Doc Emrick.

Doc shared his experience in Sochi, Russia for the Winter Olympic Games, including the job Russia did as a host country and the level of play that he saw on the ice during the Games.

Shifting back to the U.S., Doc talked about the Ryan Miller trade to the St. Louis Blues from the Buffalo Sabres, and addressed the deadline concerns of the three local teams, the Rangers, Devils, and Islanders.

Five on Three: February 28th- Trade Rumors

by Anthony Pucik

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Anthony Pucik, Matt Moro and Marelle Cerven review the Olypmic tournament, Canada's gold medal and Latvia's surprising play. Also, Dan Girardi's contract extension and all the rumors surronding the three local teams before the trade dealine, as well as a look at the final Stadium Series game between the Penguins and Blackhawks. 

The Playoffs Start Now

by Matt Moro

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Sitting just 4 points above last place in the NHL on December 17th, the New York Islanders knew things had to change. And while they’re recent success has pulled them back into the playoff race with a still 2 and half months to go, the fate of their season may be instead decided in these next two weeks.

Doc Emrick Tackles NY/NJ's Hockey Issues

by Kelly Kultys

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The legendary Doc Emrick, lead hockey play-by-play announcer for NBC and NBC Sports, joins Kenny Ducey and Kelly Kultys to discuss all things New York hockey. Emrick offered his insights into the Henrik Lundqvist situation and the Devils' poor shootout play as well as offering his New Year's resolutions for the team.