Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 10/30/11 at 01:28 AM ET
from Alan Avital of NYI Point Blank,
On a night when the Islander organization honored its 1992-93 Eastern Conference finalists, the 2011-12 Islanders were hoping to provide the 11,742 fans, who weathered through this fall’s first storm a moment to cherish. Unfortunately, the fan-base was dealt a blow eerily familiar to that which has frustrated the organization for nearly two decades.
Ironically, this jab came from the three blind stripes, who skated up and down the Coliseum ice on Saturday night. Referee Eric Furlatt mistakenly summoned Islander defenseman Travis Hamonic to the penalty box 29 seconds into overtime for delay of game, when the second-year defenseman clearly caromed a clearing attempt off the near glass.
The penalty that allowed the Sharks to win the game in OT….
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