Newsday "With the Islanders’ playoff elimination at the hands of the Lightning, a summer of uncertainty now begins for three free-agent forwards — all of them drafted by the club and two of them alternate captains — who may have played their last game for the Isles: Kyle Okposo, Frans Nielsen and Matt..." May 09
CBS Sports "The NHL's Department of Player Safety has suspended New York Islanders forward Matt Martin one game for kneeing Dallas Stars defenseman Trevor Daley Tuesday night. The Department ruled that while Martin's hit was not malicious, it was reckless. It also resulted in an injury to Daley, who left..." March 05
Covers.com "New York Islanders forward Matt Martin faced a hearing Wednesday for kneeing Dallas Stars defenseman Trevor Daley during a game. Daley was hit by Martin at 1:48 of the first period in Dallas' 3-2 overtime win Tuesday night." March 04
Capuano says after #Isles practice that Martin (lower body) won't play Thurs, possible for Sat/Sun. Halmo will make his NHL debut vs. Leafs.
Yahoo! Sports "The “hits” statistic in the NHL is a dubious one. After all, puck possession should be the primary objective for any team, and chances are you’re checking someone to gain a puck you don’t possess. The other problem with the stat is the nebulous accounting that undercuts its credibility. Some..." December 03