Of course, this team was no stranger to odd things happening: The list goes on and on.
It would not have been that terrible if things had progressed from there.
No one will be forgetting his contract any time soon, especially his buddy-in-chief, Charles Wang.
He played for the Chicago Wolves of the IHL, and in 2001-02 the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the AHL.
But, DP would be back with the big club tin 2002-03, playing in 10 games, getting 2 wins and lowering his GAA to 2.97. He played well, managing a 2.28 goals against average. Things were really looking up, and Isles fans really had something to be excited about.
January, 2009: Islanders GM Garth Snow announces that Di Pietro will miss the rest of the season due to swelling in his knee.
Summer 2009: Phish adds an unannounced and unnamed fifth band member during their reunion tour.
If Rick turned into Henrik Lundqvist, we wouldn’t be having this conversation, would we?