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from The New York Islanders, The New York Islanders officially announced today that defenseman Griffin Reinhart has agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract.
The 6’4, 202-pound defenseman was the Islanders first selection (fourth overall) at the 2012 NHL Draft on Friday, June 22 in Pittsburgh, PA.
Reinhart, a native of North Vancouver, BC, led Edmonton Oil Kings defensemen with 12 goals in 58 games during the 2011-12 season. The 18-year-old also added 24 assists for 36 points during his second season in the Western Hockey League.
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The New York Islanders have activated goaltender Rick DiPietro from the injured reserve list, although there are conflicting reports as to why the team decided to activate an oft injured player who quite possibly signed the worst contract in the history of the National Hockey League.
This much is certain. DiPietro is not expected to push incumbent netminder Evgeni Nabokov...
via the New York Islanders, The New York Islanders announced today that goaltender Rick DiPietro has been removed from injured reserve.
DiPietro, 30, had been sidelined since Dec. 3, 2011, first with a groin strain and then with a sports hernia and knee swelling. The Winthrop, MA, native appeared in eight games last season, posting a 3-2-3 record.
The Islanders selected DiPietro...
The New York Islanders have activated goaltender Rick DiPietro off of the injured reserve list. The news, as reported by the team's official site, comes off as a bit comical considering the date is August 1st and the Islanders last played back on April 7th. DiPietro has been on the mend since December 3rd of 2011, recovering from a list of injuries that number more...
At 5:24 pm, the NY Islanders announced that Rick DiPietro has officially been activated off the Injured reserve list. I guess I can finally delete that message on my phone that said ten weeks back in January.
The four Long Island developers that have answered the RFQ will now wait for Nassau County to chose one to offere up a plan. As Randi Marshall, who is doing the best she...
I should have written this at 10 am, when I first heard rumblings. But I thought I had time. I was told 'soon.' I didn't realize that meant 'like TODAY.'
So, Islanders Country, please welcome to the fold Griffin Reinhart who has signed his entry level contract today with the NY Islanders. The question will be how he will fair out of camp and...
from Ken Campbell of The Hockey News, A gathering of News and Views for your Friday dining and dancing pleasure, keeping in mind that it is indeed the dog days of summer:
NEWS: The New York Islanders announce goaltender Rick DiPietro has been removed from the team’s injury reserve list.
VIEWS: From this corner, this move has more to do with financial matters and a looming lockout...