Long Island Picks Tavares

With the first overall pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, the New York Islanders have selected John Tavares. Fans were hopeful that GM Garth Snow would make the move and he pulled the trigger on it moments ago, selecting Tavares from the OHL. This gives the Islanders a goalscoring forward with a strong senseContinue reading “Long Island Picks Tavares”

Tavares or Hedman? Who’s Number One?

With the New York Islanders set to make the first pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft on Friday, there’s still some speculation as to who the club will select. It will most likely either be John Tavares or Victor Hedman, but the Islanders will be choosing carefully largely on the basis of who isContinue reading “Tavares or Hedman? Who’s Number One?”