Former Bolt Cory Conacher goes to Long Island

Once again, left wing Cory Conacher will have an opportunity to prove himself in both a promising and challenging situation as he signs a 1 year deal with the New York Islanders. This will be Cory's third team since March, having been waived by the Ottawa Senators, picked up by the Buffalo Sabres, and then not given a qualifying offer from Buffalo yesterday.

While the Islanders have some very noteworthy talent to work with - hello, John Tavares - it is also one of the more oddly managed organizations in the NHL, where the club seems more in-tune with grabbing headlines than making sound decisions.

Here's hoping for Cory's sake (as well as long-suffering Isles fans) that he finds success and stability in Uniondale (and then Brooklyn if the club is wise enough to re-sign him), and the New York area learns of the three certainties in life:  Death, taxes and Conacher.

Latest News

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Raw Charge

You must be a member of Raw Charge to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Raw Charge. You should read them.

Join Raw Charge

You must be a member of Raw Charge to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Raw Charge. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker