Yashin talks big money, big fans, big questions

Updated: November 22, 2006, 5:50 PM ET
By David Amber | Special to ESPN.com

After the New York Islanders missed the playoffs again last season, Alexei Yashin is again on the hot seat.


In this week's Facing Off, the Islanders captain tells us what it's like to face angry fans on Long Island, why former teammate Alexander Daigle fizzled in the NHL and how Yashin's famous girlfriend is more than just a pretty face.

Question from David Amber: When you look back at your draft year and you see that so many talented Russians were picked that ...

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