Take these for what they're worth (not much)... but Isles are in the top 16 ...and ahead of the Champs.
Pierre LeBrun's Isles comment: "This young team is so, so close to taking that next step. I enjoy watching the Islanders' games."
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since January 21, 1982. Visit my blog: NYISkinny.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick