The Islanders are holding training camp in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a foreign land to Long Islanders, but a quiet respite to fine tune the dormant game of Islanders players anxious to begin a new season.
John Tavares has seemed comfortable thus far, Rick Dipietro is taking shots in net for the first time in over a year and everyone seems to be having a good time, according to reports from multiple news sources.
On Wednesday night, the rookies will take an hour bus ride to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan to play the local university there.
On another note, don't forget about the Lighthouse Zoning hearing Sept. 22 at Hofstra University's Adams Playhouse. It starts at 9 a.m.