Newsday: Mark Herrman has reaction to the Islanders 4-0 win Thursday against Tampa Bay starting with Mike Sillinger.
"I've got a lot of years left. I'd like to play 1,000," DiPietro said. "I don't know what the equivalent is for a goalie, but it would be exciting to have a day like Sillie had today."
Newsday: Mark Herrmann has an interview with Islander legend Butch Goring on what one thousand games means, what the Islanders will do with Al Arbour's 739 banner if they win Saturday and Fedotenko's comments about playing his old team.
Neil Best: Has a blurb on Islander television ratings up a hundred fifty percent and some words about Al Arbour night and what FSN is planning.
NYI Fan Central Comments:
Imagine what they would be if Msg did not hide half the games on FSN-2 which has limited HD and put some of their ITV shows on FSN on gameday.
NY Post: Dan Martin in his limited space reported Rick DiPietro had problems getting into the locker room after the game as the lead in to his story.
NY Post: Michael Starr reported four Islander games will be appearing on New York Chinese Radio station WZRC. (1480 AM)
Daily News: Brian Bohl's work was only allowed a paragraph or two of space in today's New York Daily News. The News does not see fit to employ an Islander blogger to supplement coverage.
Tampa Tribune: Erik Erlendsson had comments from Ruslan Fedotenko on meeting his former team for the first time.
Tampa Tribune: Mr Erlendsson Bolt's Report had several in game updates from last night for those interested.
St Petersburg Times: Eduardo A. Encina also had Ruslan Fedotenko's comments and a game article here.
Regina Leader Post: The local hometown paper for Mike Sillinger had a quick blub on the game.
Ct Post: Michael Fornabaio had two updates. One on the kids day for next week and the otherhere on tonight's game on the road against the Binghampton Senators. Head Coach Jack Capuano, Tim Jackman, Blake Comeau and Steve Regier quoted on what the club needs to do to start scoring.