FantasySP / NHL / Robin Lehner FantasySP / NHL / Robin Lehner Copyright 2018 5304899 <![CDATA[Robin Lehner stopped 18 of 22 Flyers shots in a 5-1 loss on]]> Robin Lehner stopped 18 of 22 Flyers shots in a 5-1 loss on Tuesday. It was Lehner's second preseason game with the Islanders. He stopped the eight shots he faced over 29:29 minutes in his first outing. [...]]]> 5304899 Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:05:14 EDT <![CDATA[Goalie Robin Lehner writes about panic attack, substance abuse]]> Robin Lehner, who signed with the Islanders, wrote about having a panic attack that led to getting help for substance abuse and mental health issues.]]> 5298721 Thu, 13 Sep 2018 14:00:03 EDT Pierre Lebrun <![CDATA[Reveals recent troubles]]> Lehner has opened up about his troubles with bipolar disorder and alcohol abuse in a first-person story written for the Athletic New York.

The story is a gripping account as to all kinds of struggles the veteran goalie went through last season, namely in his final days with the Sabres. Lehner was able to get the help he needed and seems to be managing the two serious issues with the support of both his current team -- he signed a one-year deal with the Islanders this summer -- and his previous one in Buffalo. He'll begin as the No. 2 to veteran Thomas Greiss, but the fresh start and the courageous way Lehner has dealt with his problems seem to have him in a much better frame of mind entering a new NHL season.

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<![CDATA[Islanders goalie opens up about inner battles: Almost killed myself]]> Robin Lehner had to drink a case of beer a day to ease his mind. He needed pills to go to sleep. The goaltender assumed it was part of his addiction to drugs and alcohol. Instead, those were just a way for him to self-medicate. The new Islanders goalie was suffering from a mental disorder....]]> 5298669 Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:50:01 EDT New York Post <![CDATA[Robin Lehner wrote about his drug addiction and bipolar diagnosis]]> Robin Lehner wrote about his drug addiction and bipolar diagnosis in an emotional story for The Athletic. "I am an addict that was diagnosed as bipolar and ADHD with PTSD and trauma," Lehner said. [...]]]> 5298625 Thu, 13 Sep 2018 11:55:06 EDT