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Michael Dal Colle is selected fifth overall by the New York Islanders in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at the Wells Fargo Center on June 27, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Take Michael Dal Colle Of Oshawa 5th Overall In NHL Draft

The Islanders held onto the No. 5 pick in the NHL draft, and came away with forward Michael Dal Colle on Friday night.

06/27/2014

Nino Niederreiter of the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Isles Trade Nino, Fill Pipeline At NHL Draft

Niederreiter’s value had diminished and, under those circumstances, this was the best return GM Garth Snow was going to get in a trade for him. Truth be told, it’s not a bad one, either.

07/01/2013

Cory Schneider (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images), Martin Brodeur (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Devil Of A Deal — Lamoriello Steals Schneider From Canucks

The 2013 NHL Draft will be remembered as a momentous day in Devils history.

07/01/2013

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Devils Trade No. 9 Pick To Vancouver For G Cory Schneider

The New Jersey Devils stun the NHL and the crowd at the Prudential Center when they traded their No. 9 pick to Vancouver for G Cory Schneider.

06/30/2013

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Islanders Select Ryan Pulock With 15th Pick, Trade Niederreiter To Wild

Islanders were busy Sunday during the NHL Draft, first trading Nino Neiderreiter to the Wild and selecting Ryan Pulock with the 15th pick.

06/30/2013

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Rangers Acquire Defenseman Justin Falk From Wild

Falk had three assists and 40 penalty minutes in 36 games last season with the Wild.

06/30/2013

Nathan Mackinnon of Canada scores past Sweden's goalie Joel Lassinanti during the U20 Premiere WC ice hockey match Canada vs Sweden in Helsinki, Finland. (Photo credit should read JUSSI NUKARI/AFP/Getty Images)

Avalanche Leaning Toward Drafting MacKinnon With First Pick At NHL Draft

Halifax center Nathan MacKinnon is the favorite to be drafted number one at the NHL Draft.

06/29/2013

Seth Jones, Nathan MacKinnon, Darnell Nurse and Jonathan Drouin at Game Three of the Stanley Cup Final at the TD Garden. (Photo by Gail Oskin/Getty Images)

Hartnett: 2013 NHL Draft Will Have Its Share Of Intrigue And Surprises

Big trades could dominate Sunday’s 2013 NHL Draft at Prudential Center in Newark.

06/29/2013

Samuel Morin #55 of Team Cherry defends Max Domi during the CHL Top Prospects game at the Halifax Metro Centre on January 16, 2013 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)

Friedman: With The 15th Overall Pick, The New York Islanders Select…

Perhaps the draft doesn’t matter as much this year as it did in the past four but it has arrived and, let’s be honest: You’re thinking about it anyway.

06/27/2013

Mark Streit (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Islanders Trade Mark Streit To Flyers For 4th-Round Pick, Harper

The slanders have traded captain Mark Streit — and his negotiating rights — to the Flyers in exchange for forward Shane Harper and a fourth-round draft pick in 2014.

06/12/2013

Stefan Matteau

Devils Sign First-Round Pick Stefan Matteau To Entry-Level Deal

The New Jersey Devils have signed first-round draft pick Stefan Matteau to an entry-level contract, the team announced on Tuesday.

08/14/2012

Griffin Reinhart (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Sign First-Round Draft Pick Griffin Reinhart

The Islanders have locked down first-round draft pick Griffin Reinhart, signing the defenseman to a three-year, entry-level contract Thursday.

08/03/2012

Might the Islanders make a run at unrestricted free agent Zach Parise? (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Gallof: Islanders To Try Hard, But Free Agency Will Be Like The Wild West

The Islanders have had a cap floor budget for almost a year now. WFAN’s B.D. Gallof has learned that the bridles of that budget might be less restrictive for some free agency targets.

WFAN–06/28/2012

Griffin Reinhart (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Islanders Offered Entire Draft To Columbus For No. 2 Pick

Would you trade an entire draft class for one player — namely, defenseman Ryan Murray?

06/25/2012

Lubomir Visnovsky (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Gallof: Islanders Go Crazy, Do Very Well With Defense Prospects In Draft

If there were any concerns about the state of the Islanders’ defensive prospects heading into last weekend’s draft, they’ve been addressed. And then some.

WFAN–06/25/2012

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