NHL Draft: New York Islanders Coverage

Pre-Draft Psych Quiz: Guess the Prospect!

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Match the prospect with their answers to the pre-draft psych test.

NHL Mock Draft: At #15, the Islanders select...

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You won't get a superstar at 15th overall, but there's a lot to like about this Swede.

Review: 'Cold a Long Time,' on Duncan MacPherson

Reviewing John Leake's "Cold A Long Time: An Alpine Mystery," which investigates what caused -- and covered up -- the death of Duncan MacPherson, the New York Islanders 1984 first-round draft pick.

Nino Niederreiter Isn't Alone: 2010 NHL Draft's Tough Rookie Years

The struggles New York Islanders fans saw in Nino Niederreiter's rookie year are quite common for 19-year-old NHLers -- and in fact they troubled Niederreiter's fellow 2010 draft picks Erik...

Four Years Later: The New York Islanders' Pivotal 2008 Draft

The New York Islanders' 2008 draft is worth a periodic revisit because eight of its 13 picks still represent a pivotal cog in the franchise's rebuild.

Retro Video: Milbury Tries to Deal at 1997 NHL Draft

CBC video from 1998 shows Mike Milbury trying to wheel and deal with his extra first-round pick at the 1997 draft, talking to the Calgary Flames and Tampa Bay Lightning.

Draft Bust Debate: Patrik Stefan vs. ... Rick DiPietro?

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What makes a draft bust? Is it overreaching by the drafting team, or is it a player's failure to meet his pre-draft hype through the whole of his career? Or perhaps a combination of both?

New York Islanders Defense Depth Chart after 2012 NHL Draft

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How the New York Islanders organizational depth chart stacks up on defense after the 2012 NHL Draft and before the free agency period opens July 1.

LHH Zeitgeist EXCLUSIVE: Garth Snow's Pre-Draft Itinerary

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What was Garth Snow thinking when offered a shocking trade of draft picks to Columbus GM Scott Howson? A procured e-mail from the Islanders may have the answers. Or it might be a parody.

NHL Draft 2012: Trent Klatt on the Islanders Draft Haul

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The New York Islanders selected only defensemen in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, but player development lead Trent Klatt says that wasn't exactly by design.

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