About Mark Allan

A semi-retired freelance writer, editor and recipient of the Eric Dunning Integrity Award, Mark Allan draws on more than three decades of journalism experience as a newspaper reporter, editor and publisher. He’s also worked in radio sports departments, watching WHL and Junior B games. As a sports editor, he’s watched NHL games from press boxes in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and Toronto. Mark has loved hockey since he was a lad, and in the 1990s wrote for and edited nationally distributed hockey pool mags Sharks and Prey and Hockey Pool Prophet. He’s also written for the Sports Forecaster, Ultimate Pool Preview and, of course, Dobber Sports. As a Dobber correspondent, he currently covers the prospect pool of the New York Islanders. Mark lives on gorgeous Vancouver Island off Canada’s west coast. @Islander2023

September 32-In-32: New York Islanders

By |2021-09-18T13:23:56-04:00September 18th, 2021|32-in-32 Series|

    Welcome to the September 2021 edition of the DobberProspects 32-in-32 Series. This month, we are diving into the depth of each organization, looking at their recent graduates, risers, fallers and top-20 prospects.      * * *   By adding or retaining several veterans with free-agent signings, Lou Lamoriello made it clear he [...]

August 32-in-32: New York Islanders

By |2021-08-17T00:12:55-04:00August 17th, 2021|32-in-32 Series|

The 32-in-32 Off-season Series is an annual event here at DobberProspects! Every day in August we are bringing you a complete breakdown of each team’s draft and insights into their off-season movements thus far. Following this, the September 32-in-32 series will dive into every team’s prospect depth charts with fantasy insights and implications for the [...]

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