Islanders website: Erik Boland reports on how the line of Hunter, Vasicek and Fedotenko have combined for five goals, eight assists and 44 shots on goal in a four-game stretch that has seen the Islanders go 2-1-1 with Trent Hunter's comments. Ted Nolan talks about his teams defensive pairings with all the injuries.
NYI Fan Central Comments:
It should be noted the print edition of the newspaper only included the Ranger article. Which means if you actually purchase Newsday you will not find Islander coverage or know to attend tonight's game if wanted to attend.
Sound Tigers.com: Report Joey MacDonald faced forty nine shots and led Bridgeport to a 6-3 against Albany Friday. Justin Bourne and Jason Pitton scored their first goal of the season in the win.
Albany Times Union: Pete Dougherty has the River Rats coverage on the loss.
Ct Post: Michael Fornabaio blogged on the win with Jack Capuano's praise for Jason Pitton.
Ct Post: Michael Fornabaio's game coverage had Jack Capuano's praise for his goaltender and talked about the teams defensive play allowing shots from the outside as part of a system adjustment. Kyle Okposo had an empty net goal and an assist to Steve Regier. Jeremy Colliton set up two goals, Tim Jackman scored and had a helper.
Bridgeport plays Saturday at home against WBS Scranton.
New York Islander Fan Central | 2/16/2008 01:02:00 PM AHL Albany River Rats Bridgeport Sound Tigers Jack Capuano Jason Pitton Joey MacDonald NHL NYI Ted Nolan Trent Hunter