24-6-2005 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2005 Juha-Pekka Ketola agrees on a contract.
Juha-Pekka Ketola has signed a $280 000 per year, 2 year deal with the New York Islanders. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

23-6-2005 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Alexander Kharitonov (Bridgeport Sound Tigers) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jason Krog (Bridgeport Sound Tigers) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brad Englehart (Bridgeport Sound Tigers) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Dwayne Roloson (New York Islanders) UFA
-Evgeny Korolev (Bridgeport Sound Tigers) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Alex Hicks (Bridgeport Sound Tigers) UFA


23-6-2005 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Lorne Henning(pro)
-Tony Feltrin(pro)
-Earl Ingarfield(pro)
-Karel Pavlik(pro)
-Harri Rindell(pro)
-John Anderson(farm)
-Marty Howe(farm)
-Kevin Cheveldayoff(farm)
-Henrik Svartlund(farm)
-Kevin Kacer(farm)


21-6-2005 Fernando Pisani agrees on a contract.
Fernando Pisani has signed a $345 000 per year, 3 year deal with the New York Islanders. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

21-6-2005 Mattias Weinhandl agrees on a contract.
Mattias Weinhandl has signed a $450 000 per year, 3 year deal with the New York Islanders. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

21-6-2005 Brian Collins agrees on a contract.
Brian Collins has signed a $330 000 per year, 1 year deal with the New York Islanders. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

21-6-2005 Care Stillman agrees on a contract.
Care Stillman has signed a $290 000 per year, 2 year deal with the New York Islanders. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

21-6-2005 Joe Dixon agrees on a contract.
Joe Dixon has signed a $285 000 per year, 3 year deal with the New York Islanders. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

21-6-2005 Mike Bray agrees on a contract.
Mike Bray has signed a $575 000 per year, 2 year deal with the New York Islanders. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Canada, Mike Bray was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 8th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 22 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


20-6-2005 praises Jorge Maddox
New York Islanders head coach has praised young center Jorge Maddox in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Jorge Maddox has played 59 games with Belfast Giants this season, collecting 31+34=65 with 21 PIM.


20-6-2005 Board decreases player budget for next season
The board of owners has decreased player budget for next season with $5 000 000 because of your poor financial record.

20-6-2005 Board loans money
The board of owners has loaned $13 682 931$ for the team to balance the team funds.

20-6-2005 Rich Campbell retires
New York Islanders staff member Rich Campbell has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

Eastside Hockey Manager