Thankful the joke's on him!Happy Thanksgiving! In my opinion, it's the best holiday of the year. We get to eat, drink, laugh...which is enough to make any day a great one.  Make sure to have a great holiday with those closest to you. There's plenty to be thankful for, and today is the day we can all get together and show it.Islanders fans: we also have plenty to be thankful for. Although there is no NHL right now (which is actually terrible), the New York Islanders should be on their way up when hockey gets started. We've hit a few bumps over the past few years, but a rebuild needs to start somewhere.Let's just get right into it today. Here's why Islanders fans should be thankful during this year's NHL Lockout.John Tavares: He's the franchise. He's the Islanders future captain, and...

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