Friedman: Snow Turned Nothing Into Something In A Hurry As Islanders Excelled At NHL DraftThe New York Islanders went into the 2015 NHL draft, which had been touted as incredibly deep, with no picks in the first two rounds. It wasn’t long before that changed in a big way.
Devils Take Goaltender, 2 Forwards, Defenseman In Day 2 Of NHL DraftHours after finishing his first draft with the New Jersey Devils, general manager Ray Shero has already turned his attention toward free agency next week.
Andong Song Becomes 1st Chinese Player Taken In NHL DraftAndong Song was selected by the New York Islanders with the No. 172 pick in the draft on Saturday.
Devils Take Zacha With 6th Pick In Draft; Isles Trade Up For Barzal, BeauvillierNew general manager Ray Shero is delivering on his promise to make the struggling Devils a more exciting team. Meanwhile, the Isles are stockpiling young talent.
Friedman: Despite Lack Of Early Picks, Islanders Have Options In NHL DraftThere’s a lot of flexibility here. Let’s take a look at some potential selections that could make sense when the Islanders are on the clock.
Playoff-Starved Devils Have Sixth Pick Overall In NHL DraftBarring a trade, the Devils (32-36-14, 78 points) will have the sixth pick overall and three in the top 41, the last one coming in the trade that sent Jaromir Jagr to Florida.
Hartnett: Rangers Should Get Back Quite A Haul When They Trade TalbotIt has long been a foregone conclusion that the Rangers will trade backup goaltender Cam Talbot prior to or during the NHL draft. You could go as far as calling it one of the worst-kept secrets in hockey.
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.
Friedman: Isles Trade Nino, Fill Pipeline At NHL DraftNiederreiter’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.
Hartnett: Devil Of A Deal — Lamoriello Steals Schneider From CanucksThe 2013 NHL Draft will be remembered as a momentous day in Devils history.
Devils Trade No. 9 Pick To Vancouver For G Cory SchneiderThe 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.
Islanders Select Ryan Pulock With 15th Pick, Trade Niederreiter To WildIslanders were busy Sunday during the NHL Draft, first trading Nino Neiderreiter to the Wild and selecting Ryan Pulock with the 15th pick.