Legendary Islander Clark Gillies: “The last thing on my hockey bucket list is to drink from the Stanley Cup one more time”

By Stu Hackel

Clark Gillies is one of the most legendary players to ever put on a New York Islanders sweater, and after four Stanley Cups with the Islanders, he wants to watch the team capture one more. In an interview with Stu Hackel, Gillies talks Nassau Coliseum, the Islanders dynasty, and reflects on his incredible career. More

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