Who takes a helicopter to a hockey game? Honestly…
They discuss how all three games have played out both on the ice and off, including helicopter travel, crazy crowds, celebrity sightings, cult hero worship and painful hugs. Later, they lament some of the media coverage the Islanders have (or haven’t) received and set a new record of the amount of Weird Islanders mentioned in a single episode.
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- Andrew Gross’s story on Robin Lehner and how his remarkable season means more than you might think to some people.
- Forgot to mention Sunday’s Tweet of the Day:
Just as Tiger sank his putt, Komarov scored.
— Arthur Staple (@StapeAthletic) April 14, 2019
- Here’s the guy from the OT of Game 1 Mike mentions:
— x – New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) April 11, 2019
- Mike and Shawn Bates lead the Islanders to victory in Game 2.
- Kip Miller is one of many short time New York Islanders referenced on this episode.
The @NYIslanders scored two goals in a span of 1:02. It marked the club’s fastest pair of postseason tallies since Kip Miller and Mariusz Czerkawski scored 38 seconds apart in Game 6 of the 2002 CQF. #NHLStats #StanleyCup pic.twitter.com/7QCooPwYtA
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 14, 2019
- And this whole Todd Simpson thing was just so weird.
- Tell everyone you can about NHLNames.com, the great new website founded by our own Jon and Travis (aka Spizzwolf and North Dakota Red Eagle).
- And as always, check out SneakyAthletic.com for great Islanders merchandise and use the code ANXIETY at the checkout to get 10% off.
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Opening theme song: “Sports” by Josh Spacek, available at the FreeMusicArchive.org.
Closing theme song: “Complete Control” by The Clash.
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