Boy has it been a while since I have seen some live hockey, well – not really all too long but I never would’ve imagined I would be getting ready to head to the Coliseum on a steamy July evening.… Continue Reading
The New York Islanders have selected goaltender Cody Rosen with the 185th pick of the seventh round.
The New York Islanders have traded both of their sixh round picks in 2010 (155th and 160th) to Atlanta for a fifth round pick in 2011.
The Islanders have selected defenseman Tony DeHart with the 125th pick of the fifth round. DeHart is currently with the Oshawa Generals and is 6’2″ and 202lbs.
The Islanders have traded their 95th pick of the fourth round to Colorado for a third round pick in 2011.
The Islanders have selected left wing/center Jason Clark with the 58th pick of the third round. Jason Clark is a 6’2″ 182lb forward with a left handed shot. Last season he played for Shattuck-St Mary’s HS in Minnesota and has… Continue Reading
The Islanders have selected wildcard (and wild child) Kirill Kabanov with the 65th pick of the third round. It’s a similar situation to Kirill Petrov in that should Kabanov pan out, it’s a great pick – but it differs in… Continue Reading
Good afternoon once again live from the Staples Center here in Los Angeles, California. Today at the draft we have a rapid fire round of selections, from round two to round seven. There are no photo ops, no long winded… Continue Reading
The New York Islanders have traded both of their second round picks (35th and 58th) to Chicago and move up to the 30th overall and select Center Brock Nelson. Just a note of interest, Kevin Connolly announced the pick at… Continue Reading
Just uploaded some pics and a video of the press conference for Nino Niederreiter, check them out!
The Islanders select Nino Niederreiter with the 5th overall selection By being selected fifth overall, Niederreiter has been drafted highest of any Swiss player ever. The closest was Michel Riesen at 14th overall in 1997. The addition of Niederreiter to… Continue Reading
Just getting settled in here at the Staples Center. sitting right next to Yahoo’s Puck Daddy – Greg Wyshnyski and BD Gallof of Hockey Independent. Here is my view of the Draft Floor