Hockey Critic

18 July

What's up in Long Island?

Earlier this summer, the New York Islanders made a bunch of front office moves that on first glance, looked all good. Pat Lafontaine, Bryan Trottier, Neil Smith and Ted Nolan moved into new positions while Mike Milbury moved out of his long standing role. But now just 40 days after he was hired, the Islanders have fired general manager Neil Smith due to as owner Charles Wang said, "philosophical opposition to our business model". What gets even stranger though is that Islanders goalie Garth Snow has announced his retirement and will move into the all important GM role. [Read More!]
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