Confirmed Signing with Link: [NYI] Islanders sign Luca Sbisa to one-year deal [1 yr, 1.5 AAV]

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    tank commander
     
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    Lol. This team is heading back down fast!!!
     
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    How many tank commanders do you need?
     
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    Lou is going full Grit!
     
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    In Lou we trust.
     
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    He’s going full something.
     
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    Truth be told, keep the expectations low, he's a passable #6 who can clear the crease and move the puck. Just have to be prepared for some terrible passes.
     
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    Great Tavares replacement
     
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    I'd rather keep him in the pressbox as a #7 and let the kids actually play down in Bridgeport. We got a lot of 1-year guys and I'm thinking Lou is looking to flip some of them at the deadline and ease some of the AHL prospects into the lineup.
     
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    Huh. #7 popcorn eater, or have some of the young D on the Island really been that bad in camp?
     
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    THANK GOD
    The NHL needs more highlights from Sbisa
    [​IMG]
     
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    This is a good deal if he’s sitting in the press box while the kids get playing time
     
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    What's the Islanders D looking like? I saw they sent down Aho. Does Toews make it?
     
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    Great news
     
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    Wrong this is the CDH replacement.
     
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    You're both wrong, this is the Halak replacement.
     
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    Lou is gunning for a 20% chance at Hughes. Smart signing.
     
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    Not sure if I would take Sbisa over Aho/Toews/Vande Sompel but I mean... good for Luca. The guy knows how to earn a paycheque.
     
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    Looked solid in the preseason. He’s a vet with experience. He’s not expected to be more than a 6-7 Defensman.


    Remember the Name Devon Toews.
     
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    what an overreaction
     
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