Defensive depth a boon in Bridgeport

After such a topsy-turvy, unusual, and abbreviated 2020-21 season, stability was perhaps the most welcoming concept to the Bridgeport Islanders. That meant icing an experienced team, with continuity on the back end.

Islanders have bond with Bridgeport

Plenty of today’s New York Islanders got their start playing in Bridgeport. For many of the longest tenured Islanders – like Anders Lee, Matt Martin, Brock Nelson and Casey Cizikas – Bridgeport was their first taste of pro hockey and introduction to the organization. 

Schneider gets chance to show Islanders what he’s got

Cory Schneider did not log a minute last season for the Islanders and, if all goes according to plan, he’ll remain the organization’s third goalie option while playing in Bridgeport. But Schneider wants to prove he can still contribute in the NHL. 

Islanders sign Terry, five others to AHL deals

The Bridgeport Islanders have agreed to terms with forwards Chris Terry, Jeff Kubiak, Erik Brown, Felix Bibeau, Cole Coskey and Kyle MacLean on American Hockey League contracts for the 2021-22 season.

2020-21 AHL All-Star Teams unveiled

The American Hockey League announced today the five divisional 2020-21 AHL All-Star Teams, as voted by AHL coaches, players and media in each of the league’s 28 active member cities.