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First round of cuts: Friday notes

Six players missing this afternoon, headed for Missouri: F: Scott Allen, Tanner Fritz, Andrew Johnston, Danick Paquette, John Schiavo; D: Dax Lauwers “They’ve obviously got to still earn a spot

Returns, group swaps, veterans sign: Tuesday notes

Adam Pelech, Scott Mayfield and Mike Halmo were back in today Tuesday after playing in the Islanders’ exhibition game Monday. They all slotted into what we called Monday’s Group 1, which Tuesday

Islanders assign Sound Tigers to Bridgeport

The New York Islanders all but sent down the Bridgeport Sound Tigers this morning. Eight on waivers, three BST-signees released from tryouts, 10 players assigned. No great shocks. Most of who you

Islanders trade: Five players for Grabner

The Islanders unloaded Michael Grabner on Toronto today on Day 0 of training camp, acquiring an assortment of players — goalie Christopher Gibson, defensemen Tom Nilsson* and Matt Finn, and forwards
Categories: Beck , Finn , Gibson , Nilsson-Tom , Transactions

Rearranged lineup: Wednesday practice

Missing today were Andrew Rowe and Tyler Shattock, let go from their tryouts, and Loic Leduc, sent to Stockton. All three got praise from Brent Thompson, who said Leduc may have been the most-improved
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Remade defense: Boychuk, Leddy in; Pokka, Brennan out

Arthur Staple was all over the Islanders’ late-camp revamp of their defense corps today. The Big Club traded from numbers back there and from draft picks to acquire Johnny Boychuk from the

Roster takes shape: Islanders cuts

The Islanders as promised dropped their big set of cuts just before noon, sending 11 players here: Sebastian Collberg, Brett Gallant, Mike Halmo, Kael Mouillierat, John Persson, Alan Quine, Johan

First Islanders cuts

The Islanders’ first cuts include Sebastian Collberg, Jesse Graham, Loic Leduc, Andrey Pedan and Adam Pelech, assigned to Bridgeport. Sound Tigers contracts Chris Langkow, Scooter Vaughan, C.J.

Vanek for Collberg

The Islanders traded Thomas Vanek to Montreal at the wire, bringing back Sebastian Collberg, a 20-year-old right winger, under contract per CapGeek but playing at home with Frolunda (SHL). There are
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AMac for Mangene (and some picks)

The Islanders have traded mainstay Andrew MacDonald for a Maine Black Bear and two draft picks. MacDonald goes to the Flyers; they get two picks and Matt Mangene, second-year pro forward who’s been
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