This is it....the NHL trade deadline falls at 3 p.m. today. To avoid any awkward charter flight this afternoon, the Islanders will not be departing to Atlanta until 4 p.m. today.

I'll be posted up here at the Coliseum all day to keep you updated on any new developments with the team.

With the Andy Sutton move yesterday, the focus now shifts to the goaltenders.

Marty Biron has been the goaltender the Islanders planned on shopping since the start of the season. The Islanders will have been fielding inquiries on Biron since Rick DiPietro's return back in January and will continue to do so today. If the Islanders can move him, it will likely be for a mid-round pick.

Dwayne Roloson is a more interesting scenario. Although he was the No. 1 goaltender the Islanders targeted in the offseason to stabilize the position and thus rewarded with a 2-year deal, the Islanders are open to moving him as well.

According to a source, the likelihood of moving Roloson now appears to be stronger than Biron.

But despite his stellar performance this year and resume of playoff experience, that doesn't mean it's a foregone conclusion. A smart hockey man once told me that goalies are always the toughest commodities to move, so we'll see if there is evidence of that today

***Also, an update on goaltender Rick DIPietro is expected at some point today. DiPietro was placed on IR yesterday retroactive to February 28 with knee swelling and GM Garth Snow was scheduled to meet with DP's doctors yesterday.

And to those who are wondering, don't expect this--regardless of the prognosis--to have a significant impact on today's maneuvering. Garth Snow essentially said that he won't hesitate to make a deal if it makes the team better.

Beyond the goaltending duo, there are a couple of other players that may be garnering interest.

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Before the Olympic Break several teams had inquired about Richard Park. As I wrote a month ago, don't think his plus/minus rating is a deterrent. He's built a reputation as a sparkplug and a hard-working effective player. Can definitely be a valuable third or fourth-line guy.

Also, Sean Bergenheim may be on the market. He was scratched last night, although he had been held off the scoresheet for 14 straight games. Not sure what he could yield in return though...

Stay Tuned....