Barry Trotz

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June 19, 2019 - 10:25 pm
The Islanders' Barry Trotz won the Jack Adams Award as the NHL's top coach on Wednesday night. Click to read.
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Apr 14, 2019; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; New York Islanders left wing Anthony Beauvillier (18) congratulates right wing Leo Komarov. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
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Andy Graziano
April 17, 2019 - 11:09 am
We have heard the narratives being pushed all season long. And that was just some of them. Last night, for the first time since 1983, the New York Islanders pushed away all the talk. Click to read more.
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Andy Graziano
February 21, 2019 - 11:01 am
How remarkable of a season is this for head coach Barry Trotz and the New York Islanders? With 23 games remaining in the regular season, if they can put together a record of 14-8-1, they would finish with 105 points, which would be their highest total achieved since 1982, the year the team won...
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Islanders goalie Robin Lehner
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February 19, 2019 - 6:53 pm
Islanders head coach Barry Trotz joined Evan Roberts and John Jastremski Tuesday to discuss the team's somewhat surprising success this season.
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Oct 28, 2018; Raleigh, NC, USA; New York Islanders head coach Barry Trotz (right) looks on from behind the players bench against the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports
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January 22, 2019 - 3:05 pm
Back in Washington, he never once looked up for the championship flag hanging high above the home ice of the Capitals. Yet when he turned around for the national anthem, Trotz said he saw the big white letters standing out on the red banner: "STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS 2018" around the Capitals logo.
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Oct 28, 2018; Raleigh, NC, USA; New York Islanders head coach Barry Trotz (right) looks on from behind the players bench against the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports
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Andy Graziano
January 16, 2019 - 1:37 pm
Fans of the Islanders awoke this morning and could not be blamed if they thought they were dreaming when taking a gander at the latest NHL standings.
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Islanders goalie Robin Lehner
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Andy Graziano
December 20, 2018 - 11:05 am
Coach Barry Trotz not only brought his Stanley Cup ring with him to Nassau County, but also a defensive structure that has taken hold of his Islanders, resulting in an incredible turnaround from last season’s winter blockbuster feature, "The debacle on the blue line."
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Barry Trotz looks on from behind the bench against the Washington Capitals during the third period at Barclays Center.
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Andy Graziano
December 05, 2018 - 2:52 pm
If the players can’t get the special teams on track, it threatens to derail the Islanders' entire season. Games can very much be won and lost on the power play. New York’s latest setback is proof of that alone.
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Andy Graziano
November 21, 2018 - 11:25 am
In last week’s column, I highlighted the New York Islanders' insane PDO, an advanced statistic to measure "luck" as it pertains to shooting percentage and save percentage. I dove in and discussed that, even though teams do need a good amount of it to succeed at the NHL level, 104.7 might have been...
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Andy Graziano
November 15, 2018 - 11:29 am
“With A Little Luck, We Can Help It Out” “We Can Make This Whole Damn Thing Work Out” Those lyrics from the iconic 1978 Paul McCartney and Wings hit “With A Little Luck” sum up how the New York Islanders might be feeling as they enter tonight’s grudge match against the rival New York Rangers. Both...
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