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NHL Draft: New York Islanders Coverage

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.

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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.

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2018 NHL Draft: Islanders replenish with Wahlstrom, Dobson, Wilde

Got a GM, got a coach, now add prospects and stir.

2018 NHL Draft Day 2: Islanders open thread

The Isles enter the day with six more picks, including two right when things kick off at 11 a.m. EDT.

Islanders News: Wahlstrom, Dobson, and the Tavares Decision

The reviews are nearly unanimous that the Isels picked two gems in the NHL draft.

NHL Draft 2018: New York Islanders Select Oliver Wahlstrom, Noah Dobson

The sniper and the defenseman fell to their laps at 11th and 12th overall.

2018 NHL Draft: New York Islanders preview, open thread

The Isles have two first-round picks, some decisions to make, and some options ahead.

NHL Draft Week: MSG’s Bossy, Tavares, Barzal rookie best; draft party

Watch the Isles greats as young men. Watch them select more...maybe?

SBN NHL Mock Draft: Islanders select Serron Noel at pick #31

Acquired as part of the mock-trade for Grubauer, we used our second first rounder on a "raw talent" project.

NHL Mock Draft: Islanders select Ty Smith with No. 12 pick

After trading the 11th for Grubauer, we went with the standout WHL defenseman.

NHL Mock Draft 2018: Islanders trade picks with Capitals for a goalie

Fans asked whether Philipp Grubauer could be had, so we mock-did it.

David Quenneville, Islanders Sign Entry Level Contract

The defenseman says he’ll report to Bridgeport.