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Gillies Mini Locker an Islanders giveaway on Saturday

Posted on 11th December 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags:

NHLThe last of four Islanders Mini Lockers were distributed in conjunction with this Saturday night’s Islanders Tradition on Ice game. This Saturday’s game pays tribute to former Islanders’ forward Clark Gillies.

For each Tradition on Ice game, a limited number of Islanders Mini Locker collectibles were available with the purchase of tickets on islanders.nhl.com. The series features Billy Smith (Nov. 22), Denis Potvin (Nov. 29), Bob Nyström (Dec. 6), and Clark Gillies (Dec. 13).

Considered by many as the heart and soul of the Islanders’ 1970s and 1980s teams, Gillies was a four-time Stanley Cup winner with the Islanders from 1980 to 1983. He was a two-time NHL First Team All-Star in the late 1970s.


Nyström Mini Locker an Islanders giveaway on Saturday

Posted on 5th December 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags:

NHLThe third of four Islanders Mini Lockers were distributed in conjunction with this Saturday night’s Islanders Tradition on Ice game. This Saturday’s game pays tribute to former Islanders’ forward Bob Nyström.

For each Tradition on Ice game, a limited number of Islanders Mini Locker collectibles were available with the purchase of tickets on islanders.nhl.com. The series features Billy Smith (Nov. 22), Denis Potvin (Nov. 29), Bob Nyström (Dec. 6), and Clark Gillies (Dec. 13).

In the Islanders’ first of four consecutive Stanley Cup victories in 1980, it was Bob Nyström who famously scored the overtime-winning goal. Nyström scored the May 24 goal at 7:11 of overtime against the Flyers’ Pete Peeters in game six of the final.


Billy Smith memorabilia to highlight Classic January auction

Posted on 28th November 2014 by hockeymedia in Auctions,Game-Used,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLThe Billy Smith Collection will highlight the upcoming Winter 2015 Classic hockey memorabilia auction in January. The auction will feature mementos from Smith’s NHL career, including game-used memorabilia and championship hardware.

Smith was a four-time Stanley Cup winner during the New York Islanders’ dynasty from 1980 to 1983. Smith was the Conn Smythe Trophy winner as the playoff’s most valuable player when the Islanders won the Stanley Cup in 1983.

“The Stanley Cup rings were always special,” said Smith of his collection on Classic Auctions. “The rings were special and so were the miniature Stanley Cups.”


Potvin Mini Locker an Islanders giveaway on Saturday

Posted on 27th November 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags:

NHLThe second of four Islanders Mini Lockers were distributed in conjunction with this Saturday night’s Islanders Tradition on Ice game. This Saturday’s game pays tribute to former Islanders’ goalie Billy Smith.

For each Tradition on Ice game, a limited number of Islanders Mini Locker collectibles were available with the purchase of tickets on islanders.nhl.com. The series features Billy Smith (Nov. 22), Denis Potvin (Nov. 29), Bob Nyström (Dec. 6), and Clark Gillies (Dec. 13).

Potvin was a three-time Norris Trophy winner as the NHL’s best defenceman. He won four consecutive Stanley Cup titles with the Islanders from 1980 to 1983. He then became an honoured member of the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1991.

Smith Mini Locker an Islanders giveaway on Saturday

Posted on 21st November 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags:

NHLThe first of three Islanders Mini Lockers were distributed in conjunction with this Saturday night’s Islanders Tradition on Ice game. This Saturday’s game pays tribute to former Islanders’ goalie Billy Smith.

For each Tradition on Ice game, a limited number of Islanders Mini Locker collectibles were available with the purchase of tickets on islanders.nhl.com. The series features Billy Smith (Nov. 22), Bob Nyström (Dec. 6), and Clark Gillies (Dec. 13).

Smith was the Conn Smythe Trophy winner as the playoff’s most valuable player when the Islanders won the Stanley Cup in 1983. He was a four-time Stanley Cup winner during the Islanders’ dynasty from 1980 to 1983.


Islanders announce Tradition on Ice promotional nights

Posted on 7th September 2014 by hockeymedia in Collectibles,The Want List | Tags:

NHLThe New York Islanders have announced three Tradition on Ice promotional nights for the 2014-15 season. The three nights will pay tribute to past Islanders from the team’s dynasty years.

For each Tradition on Ice game, a limited number of Islanders Mini Locker collectibles will be available with the purchase of tickets on islanders.nhl.com. The series features Billy Smith (Nov. 22), Bob Nyström (Dec. 6), and Clark Gillies (Dec. 13).

The New York Islanders won the Stanley Cup in four consecutive seasons from 1980 to 1983. Smith, Nystrom and Gillies were all part of that dynasty.

The Islanders will also hold additional promotional nights throughout the 2014-15 season, including one night honouring Mike Bossy and giveaways featuring current players like John Tavares, Kyle Okposo and Matt Martin.

Bossy autograph signing at Frozen Pond

Posted on 22nd June 2014 by hockeymedia in Signings,Stores,The Want List | Tags:

NHLNew York Islanders legend Mike Bossy will sign autographs at Frozen Pond hockey memorabilia store in Concord, ON, just north of Toronto. The autograph signing takes place this Tuesday, June. 24.

The autograph signing takes place from 6-7pm. The in-store price for Bossy autographs is $39 for flat items or $65 for bulky items. Mail order pricing is also offered, with information available via Frozen Pond at 905.760.8404.

Mike Bossy was a four-time Stanley Cup winner with the New York Islanders, winning consecutive titles from 1980 to 1984. After his retirement, he became an honoured member of the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1991.

Since 1993, Frozen Pond has established itself as the number one source for quality autograph hockey collectibles.

Islanders in Hempstead at Long Island show

Posted on 10th April 2014 by hockeymedia in Shows,Signings,The Want List | Tags:

NHLFormer New York Islanders will sign autographs on Saturday at the Long Island National in Hempstead, NY. The Islanders will appear on Apr. 12, 2014 as part of the two-day, multi-sport show.

In attendance will be Mike Bossy, Clark Gillies, Bob Nystrom, Glenn Resch and Billy Smith. Resch will be there starting at 11am while the others will there starting at noon. All the former Islanders are there until 1:30pm.

Autograph prices vary per player. Bossy autographs start at $49; Smith autographs start at $35; Gillies and Nystrom autographs are $25. Resch autographs are free with paid attendance.

The JP’s Sports & Rock Solid Promotions Long Island National takes place Apr. 12-13.

Four Islanders to sign autographs at Steiner Sports store

Posted on 20th February 2014 by hockeymedia in Signings,Stores,The Want List | Tags: ,

NHLFour Stanley Cup champions from the New York Islanders’ 1980s dynasty will sign autographs on Saturday at the Steiner Sports Store at the Roosevelt Field Mall. The four Long Island legends will be in store on Feb. 22, 2014 from noon until 1:30pm.

The four legends are Mike Bossy, Clark Gillies, Bob Nystrom and Bryan Trottier. All four won four Stanley Cups with the Islanders from 1980 to 1983.

A special four-player Islanders combo ticket costs $130 (flat items), while individual pricing ranges from $20 for Gillies or Nystrom to $50 for Bossy or Trottier (flat items).

Three of those Islanders stars are honoured members of the Hockey Hall of Fame, in fact all three sharing a line (left wing Gillies, centre Trottier and right wing Bossy). Nystrom, of course, is best remembered for scoring the overtime goal in the Islanders’ 1980 Stanley Cup win.

Also upcoming at the Steiner Sports Roosevelt Field Mall, active New York Rangers Chris Kreider and Marc Staal will sign autographs on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014.

Another MeiGray Stadium Series auction closes Thursday

Posted on 18th February 2014 by hockeymedia in Auctions,Game-Used,The Want List | Tags: , ,

NHLHockey fans can bid on authentic game-worn jerseys from the NHL Stadium Series up until this Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. The New York Islanders and New York Rangers gamers have been authenticated and put up for auction by the MeiGray Group.

The Feb. 20 auction closes two days after another MeiGray-Stadium Series game-worn jersey auction. That auction, closing Tuesday, Feb. 18, features NHL Stadium Series jerseys worn by the Anaheim DUcks, Los Angeles Kings and New Jersey Devils.

The Feb. 20 auction features nine Rangers game-worn jerseys and 10 Islanders game-worn jerseys. There are also game-issued jerseys (Islanders and Rangers) as well as warm-up and game-used pucks.

The jerseys feature the Stadium Series patch and are all registered in the MeiGray Game-Worn Jersey Authentication Program. The Islanders jerseys are blue while the Rangers jerseys are blue.

As part of the NHL Stadium Series, the seven teams will all wear specially-designed, chrome-treated hockey jerseys. Still to be played is the Blackhawks-Penguins outdoor game on Mar. 1 at Solider Field.

ISLANDERS STADIUM SERIES JERSEYS
2013-14 New York Islanders Josh Bailey game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Calvin de Haan game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Matt Martin game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Colin McDonald game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Kyle Okposo game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Peter Regin game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Brian Strait game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Ryan Strome game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Thomas Vanek game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Islanders Lubomir Visnovsky game-worn jersey Stadium Series

RANGERS STADIUM SERIES JERSEYS
2013-14 New York Rangers Brian Boyle game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Rangers Daniel Carcillo game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Rangers Daniel Girardi game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Rangers Chris Kreider game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Rangers Henrik Lundqvist game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Rangers Rick Nash game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Rangers Benoit Pouliot game-worn jersey Stadium Series
2013-14 New York Rangers Brad Richards game-worn jersey Stadium Series