bjugstad on the birth of his daughter the night of game 4 yeah it was crazy obviously it was a disappointment
Bjugstad on the birth of his daughter the night of Game 4: “Yeah, it was crazy. Obviously it was a disappointment in the game but I had to get out of the locker room pretty quickly. She was induced before the game so I knew what was going on...
bjugstad it wasnt like i found out during or after the game it was just crazy it ended up happening that next
Bjugstad: ...It wasn’t like I found out during or after (the game). It was just crazy, it ended up happening that next morning so yeah, it was the coolest moment of my life. She’s happy and she is healthy and mom is healthy as well. "
gm jim rutherford i didn t see a point where our guys came together as a team i don t know if our guys are con
GM Jim Rutherford: "I didn't see a point where our guys came together as a team. I don't know if our guys are content - is that a signal that something needs to be changed? We need that eagerness again... The Islanders had that eagerness to win and were determined. We weren't."
coach sullivan the area of our identity that we ve lost a bit is that hard to play against aspect when we had
Coach Sullivan: "The area of our identity that we've lost a bit is that 'hard to play against' aspect. When we had success with this core we were scoring goals, yes, but also we were hard to play against. Everyone has to be accountable and buy in to that."
gm jim rutherford on his offseason approach we are still a bit emotional with how this ended the best thing fo
GM Jim Rutherford on his offseason approach: "We are still a bit emotional with how this ended. The best thing for me is to take a little time to think through this... Some big decisions will be made. Obviously there will be changes in our team."
crosby we didn t execute well and made a few more mistakes than they did personally i ve got to be better it s
Crosby: "We didn't execute well and made a few more mistakes than they did. Personally, I've got to be better... It's disappointing for how well we finished the year and the things we played through to get into this position."