Road to the Cup - May 24, 1980 -- Isles 5, Philadelphia 4 (OT) (Isles win best-of-7 series AND STANLEY CUP 4-2)
40 Years Ago Today By Eric Hornick Game 6 Isles 5, Philadelphia 4 The Stanley Cup is ours! Bob Nystrom converted a pass from John Tonelli...
Friday, October 14, 2011
Mini Isles-Rangers tonight
Before the Isles and Rangers play tomorrow at the Coliseum (limited scattered seats available thru Ticketmaster), Islander prospect (and true Freshman) Scott Mayfield will play his 1st collegiate game for Denver University tonight. The pure freshman will be at Boston College to face Ranger prospect (Junior) Chris Kreider .
It's an early season match-up of the #3 (Denver) and #1 (BC) teams in the country. The game will be televised nationally on CBS Sports Network at 7:30. (Cablevision 143/412/793)
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since 1982. Visit my blog: NYISkinny.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick