He Shoots, He his first game as an Islander, first round draft pick...



...oh's the other guy. With all of the expectations regarding John Tavares, it may seem more than a little ironic that it was the other first round pick, Calvin De Haan, who earned the kudos in their first NHL game. He scored a goal to tie the game which the Islanders eventually lost 3-2.

My thought from the first has been that he is probably two years away from being NHL-ready, but who knows? What do you think?Islanders vs Oilers coverageIslanders vs Oilers recapIslanders vs Oilers boxscoreThe Copper & BlueNew York IslandersNew York Islanders rosterNew York Islanders stats

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