Matt Donovan RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brock Nelson, Matt Donovan to fill in for Grabner, Visnovsky

    Newsday "Jack Capuano will be shuffling his roster for Tuesday night's visit from the Canucks though not by choice. Lubomir Visnovsky went on injured reserve after suffering a concussion in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Hurricanes. Michael Grabner was issued a two-game suspension for a check to the head..." October 22

  • Rookie defenseman Donovan steps up for Islanders

    New York Post "Two games was just enough for Matt Donovan to gain some perspective. The Islanders rookie defenseman returned from his short stint as a healthy scratch to play well in Thursday’s 3-2 home win over the Oilers. After the team’s mandatory off day Friday Donovan was expected to be back in the..." October 19

  • Matt Donovan, from Oklahoma, proves he can play in NHL

    Newsday "Don't jump to conclusions. Islanders rookie Matt Donovan may have spent his formative years on the hot wind-swept plains of Oklahoma where football is king and ice is mostly found in beverages. But he was on skates before he can remember -- "2 or 3" he guessed -- and driving a Zamboni by the..." October 10