Islanders Camp Notes, Free Agency Rumblings: Crosby, Nikitin Signed; Wideman Still Makes a Ton

"Do I look like a cat to you, boy?"

Don't forget, the New York Islanders prospect Orange/Blue scrimmage is tonight [some roster notes here].

Tickets are sold out, but they will be streaming the game live beginning at 6 p.m. EDT and we'll have an extra open thread for that.

In preparation, you can catch up on various PR coming out of all those camp interviews, as well as a bunch of NHL-wide free agency/contract news below. (If you're unable to watch the IslandersTV videos, the write-ups below based on the same interviews will help feed your parched thirst for the thoughts of young fellers.)

Islanders Bits

Anyway, scrimmage is tonight. This thread is for those links as well as the latest free agency scuttlebutt:

Brenden Kichton Interview

Anyway, enjoy the scrimmage. There's a lot of interest in Brenden Kichton, so here's his camp interview (also, among those videos I think you can see de Haan has steadily bulked up):


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