The trade deadline came and went at 3:00 PM EST. Panic-stricken and with no word on a deal that would send Thomas Vanek off Long Island, Isles fans had their torches and pitchforks ready to storm the Nassau Coliseum. The worst-case scenario seemed to have happened: the Isles held onto Vanek, which seemed unthinkable.A sigh of relief could be heard a little after three, however, as Arthur Staple reported that the Islanders had, indeed, trade their impending UFA; yet, the deal wasn't what most had been awaiting.The Islanders traded Vanek and a conditional 5th-round pick to the Montreal Canadiens for Sebastian Collberg (the 33rd overall pick in 2012) and a conditional 2nd-round pick. Then, the silence. Then, the justified outrage. On March 5th, 2014, Garth Snow failed.Let me make...

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