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World news – Ilya Sorokin of the Islanders hung out to dry on the NHL debut

After Semyon Varlamov got a puck in his throat while warming up, Ilya Sorokin made his NHL debut in the Islanders’ 5-0 defeat at Madison Square Garden, 2,934 days after the organization made him 78th in 2014. Head coach Barry Despite not having an immediate update on Varlamov, who had a shutout against Rangers at the season opener on Thursday. Cory Schneider served as a backup just a day after he officially signed his one-year contract with the islanders.

While the islanders have patiently waited for the 25-year-old Sorokin to be NHL-eligible, Despite made it clear that Sorokin’s debut wasn’t under As expected.

Despite also remarking that it was « unacceptable » that Varlamov was injured in the warm-up, added that it was unfair to Sorokin.

In the first half, the allowed 25-year-old Sorokin scored two goals for his compatriots Pavel Buchnevich and Artemi Panarin in the first ten shots. He ended the night with 27 saves and 32 shots.

« I know him pretty well, » Alexandar Georgiev said of Sorokin last week. “We worked together in the national team a few years ago. Great destination, great guy. I have good things to say about him, of course. I think he’s a great goalkeeper. « 

The Rangers defender skated with the taxi team on Friday after being told unsportsmanlike conduct a minute and five seconds after Thursday’s 4-0 defeat by the Islands. DeAngelo, who did earlier under David Quinn for what the Rangers head coach referred to as « maturity issues » was a healthy scratch, slammed the box door and opened his mouth to the referees after committing a suspended penalty.

« Look, there’s just a lot of things we’re going to keep around the house and this is one of them, « Quinn said ahead of Saturday’s contest at Madison Square Garden. » Tony and I talked about it. It’s clear what happened here. It was the right thing to do and he’ll be back in the line-up soon. « 

When asked if he’d scratch another player on the line-up if he behaved like DeAngelo on Thursday, Quinn said he’d would do this and that this had nothing to do with the fact that it was a repeat offender in DeAngelo.

After slow starts in their first NHL game on Thursday, the rookies K’Andre Miller and Alexis Lafreniere appeared in the shutout win on To establish Saturday at the pace of the pro level.

« They both played a much better hockey game, they played with boasting, I mean they weren’t intimidated, » said Rangers coach David Quinn. “It’s a difficult team, we played it. It’s a men’s game every time you play against the islanders and when these two guys step forward and don’t be intimidated and play with the passion and swagger they’ve played with, that’s a great sign of us. « 

Buchnevich combined his career highs in one game with two goals and three points in victory. He also led all skaters with five shots on goal, up two.

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