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NHL Draft: New York Islanders Coverage

Josh Bailey Era Over: Islanders trade forward to Blackhawks, for waiver and buyout

It beats burning $5 million in cap space for a pressbox spot.

NHL Draft Day 2: Islanders pick another Nelson, forwards and a Good Bogg

After sitting through the pomp of Day 1 without a selection, the Islanders have picks to use on Day 2.

Draft Day 1 Thread: Isles are there

They probably won’t do much, but it’s about to get going.

Islanders Anxiety - Episode 206 - We have a trade to announce

Mike and Dan discuss the Islanders moves at the 2022 NHL Entry Draft, including trading their first round pick for defenseman Alexander Romanov.

NHL Draft 2022: New York Islanders select Isaiah George at 98th overall

The agile OHL defenseman was rated a little higher at mid-season, but missed time down the stretch with mono.

NHL Draft 2022: New York Islanders select Quinn Finley 78th overall

An American left wing with some offensive upside.

NHL Draft 2022: New York Islanders pick Calle Odelius at 65th overall

A good skating and passing defenseman playing for Djurgardens, they say.

2022 NHL Draft Day 2 [open thread]

The Islanders began the day with five picks.

New York Islanders trade 13th pick for Alexander Romanov, Canadiens defenseman

The Isles add a smooth-skating left-shooting defenseman with promise, and a low cap hit.

NHL Draft 2022 Open Thread

The Islanders might pick 13th. Alex DeBrincat is a Senator. Kris Letang is extended in Pittsburgh.

Islanders sign top 2021 pick Aatu Räty to entry-level contract

The Finnish forward impressed after the draft among competition his own age.

Islanders take Cameron Berg at no. 125, Eetu Liukas at no. 157


Islanders select goalie Tristan Lennox in third round

In the third round, at No. 93 overall, the Islanders took goalie Tristan Lennox from the Saginaw Spirit, onetime junior hockey home of current Islanders prospects Blade Jenkins and Bode Wilde.

Islanders select Finnish C Aatu Räty at No. 52

Perhaps surprisingly, the Islanders came away in the second round with a prospect that was, at one time, considered a first round talent if not a possibility for a first overall selection.

NHL Draft Day 2: Digesting league trades and pending Islanders picks

The NHL Draft has featured its customary mix of big player trades and pick swaps.

Lottery Chaos! Islanders (and a bunch of others) have a shot at first overall

In a twist that was both surprising and also the most NHL thing that possibly could happen, a "placeholder team" won the right to draft first overall. The Islanders could be that placeholder.

Simon Holmstrom, New York Islanders Ink Entry Level Contract

Three years for the HV71 winger from Tranas, Sweden

2019 Draft Wrap: Islanders keep picks, add four forwards, one D in average haul

The Islanders had a couple of "reaches" but, naturally, believe in the selections they made.

2019 NHL Draft: New York Islanders select center Felix Bibeau at 178

An overager center with a couple of recent championship titles.

2019 NHL Draft: New York Islanders select Reece Newkirk, Portland center at 147

The left-shooting center if their fifth-round selection.

2019 NHL Draft: New York Islanders select Samuel Bolduc, defenseman, at #57

A large, left-shooting defenseman out of the QMJHL

2019 NHL Entry Draft Day 2: Rankings, trades, stream, live thread

The Islanders enter the second day with four more picks to go.

This stream has:

2019 NHL Entry Draft Coverage: New York Islanders select Simon Holmstrom

Here’s all our coverage, links and resources for the Islanders at the 2019 draft

Islanders Draft Day News: Holmström picked, trades rumored, Coliseum hosts opener

The Islanders prep for Day 2 of the 2019 draft while trade rumors swirl around the league.

NHL Entry Draft 2019: New York Islanders Select Simon Holmstrom with 23rd Pick

The Swedish winger was not a consensus first-round prospect, though some are high on him.

2019 NHL Entry Draft 1st-Round Order and Chat

The Islanders enter the evening with the 23rd overall pick.

Vítej!: Islanders, Jakub Skarek agree to three-year ELC

The Czech goalie is a promising teenage prospect.

Blue & White Scrimmage Recap

Oliver Wahlstrom delivered the goods, as did Bobo

NHL Draft Grades 2018: Straight A’s for the Islanders

Everybody seems to, on balance, love the Islanders’ draft haul.

2018 NHL Draft: Islanders finish with Pivonka, Jenkins, Krygier

One more USNTDP center, a winger and a defenseman

2018 NHL Draft: Islanders select goalie, Jakub Skarek

The Czech netminder is slated for Finland on his next pro stop.

Islanders score with Wilde, Iskhakov in 2nd round of 2018 NHL draft

They pick a big American defenseman and talented but small Russian center.