Mathew Barzal RUMORS & NEWS

  • Isles sign Matthew Barzal to eight-year extension

    NHL.com "The New York Islanders announced today that Mathew Barzal has agreed to terms on an eight-year contract.  Barzal, 25, recorded 59 points (15 goals, 44 assists) in 73 games in 2021-22 during his fifth NHL season with the Islanders. He tied for the team scoring lead,..." October 04

  • Matt Barzal keen to sign extension before season

    The Athletic "In recent weeks, Mathew Barzal told whoever has asked that he would prefer to spend the entirety of his NHL career with the Islanders. It was something he also emphatically declared on breakup day immediately after last season, even after the Islanders failed to make the..." September 23

  • Matthew Barzal, Islanders moving forward with Lane Lambert as coach

    NHL.com "Mathew Barzal said having a new coach in Lane Lambert could be just what the New York Islanders need. Lambert was hired as coach May 16, a week after Barry Trotz was fired following his fourth season with New York. "Barry was great. Not a bad word to say,"..." September 16

  • Islanders Fans Don’t Need to fear John Tavares Repeat with Mathew Barzal

    The Hockey Writers "This season, star center Mathew Barzal is entering the final year of the three-year bridge deal he signed with the New York Islanders before the 2020-21 season. Barzal holds a $7 million cap hit this season and will be a restricted free agent this summer. Despite the success..." September 13