Islander News Articles 12/26

New York Islander Fan Central | 12/25/2007 09:38:00 PM | | | | |
Newsday: Greg Logan has an article on Jason Blake's return to New York which is mostly backround with some quotes from earlier this season.

Mississauga News:Gerry Timbers reports Islander prospect Luch Aquino leads the IHL in scoring with 15 goals and 32 points in 25 games for the Fort Wayne Komets.

Toronto Sun: Mike Zeisberger has a few words from Jason Blake after the writer makes sure to put down the Coliseum atmosphere where he also gives his side of contract negotiations last year.

"It should be fun but I hope they don't boo," he admitted. "That would be tough."

"I didn't want to leave, and I didn't want them to trade me," he said. "That was the point I was trying to make but it was portrayed the wrong way in some circles."

"It was a difficult place to leave," he said. "The organization was great.
The owner and management were good to me. "I haven't thought about being back too much but people have been talking about it alot. It should be exciting."