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NHL: Islanders Sign Josh Bailey to 5-Year, $16.5 M Deal
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NHL: Islanders Sign Josh Bailey to 5-Year, $16.5 M Deal

Jul 15 2013, 10:57pm CDT | by

The New York Islanders signed center Josh Bailey to a five-year, $16.5 million deal on Monday.

The New York Islanders signed center Josh Bailey to a five-year deal on Monday.  ESPN New York reports the deal to be worth $16.5 million, per a source with knowledge of the situation. Islanders...

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NHL: Islanders Sign Josh Bailey to 5-Year, $16.5 M Deal

Jul 15 2013, 10:57pm CDT | by

The New York Islanders signed center Josh Bailey to a five-year, $16.5 million deal on Monday.

The New York Islanders signed center Josh Bailey to a five-year deal on Monday. 

ESPN New York reports the deal to be worth $16.5 million, per a source with knowledge of the situation. Islanders general manager Garth Snow says Bailey is part of a young core which will ensure the team's status as perennial playoff contenders. 

"Josh has become an important member of the young core of the players we have in our dressing room. We're excited to come to terms with him on a deal that will ensure he is a member of this team as we solidify ourselves as consistent playoff contenders."

USA Today Sports' Jimmy Hascup confirms Bailey's new deal buys out his first three years of unrestricted free agency. 

The 23-year-old center and Ontario native tallied 30 points on 11 goals and 19 assists in the lockout-shortened 2012-13 NHL season. The ninth-overall selection of the 2008 NHL Draft, Bailey has career numbers of 58 goals and 81 assists in 329 career games with the Islanders. 

 
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Chara out four to six weeks with knee injury

Oct 23 2014 7:33pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

BOSTON — Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara will be out four to six weeks after sustaining a knee injury against the New York Islanders on Thursday night, according to sources. brightcove.createExperiences(); Chris Johnston on Twitter: “The Johnny Boychuk trade looms ever larger for the #bruins now that captain Zdeno Chara has been lost for four to six weeks.” More NH ...
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Chara leaves game against Islanders with injury

Oct 23 2014 7:33pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

BOSTON — Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara left the team’s game against the New York Islanders on Thursday night with an undisclosed injury. Boston Bruins on Twitter: “UPDATE: Zdeno Chara will not return to tonight’s game ^BB” More NHL on Sportsnet: Subscribe: Rogers GameCentre Live Rogers Hometown Hockey | Broadcast Schedule Sportsnet Fantasy Hockey Pool The team didn’t elaborate on why Chara didn ...
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Chara leaves game against Islanders with injury

Oct 23 2014 7:33pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

BOSTON — Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara left the team’s game against the New York Islanders on Thursday night with an undisclosed injury. Boston Bruins on Twitter: “UPDATE: Zdeno Chara will not return to tonight’s game ^BB” More NHL on Sportsnet: Subscribe: Rogers GameCentre Live Rogers Hometown Hockey | Broadcast Schedule Sportsnet Fantasy Hockey Pool The team didn’t elaborate on why Chara didn’t return to the bench at th ...
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Isles sweep Sens in pre-season doubleheader

Sep 22 2014 4:13pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Rookie Curtis Lazar is not taking anything for granted as he tries to crack the regular-season roster of the Ottawa Senators. The 19-year-old forward had his first taste of competitive NHL action as Ottawa fell 3-2 to the New York Islanders on Monday night, losing both games of a split-squad doubleheader in pre-season action. “I felt good with my game out there,” said Lazar. “Obviously there were some nerves to start, but I got confiden ...
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Isles sweep Sens in pre-season doubleheader

Sep 22 2014 4:13pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Rookie Curtis Lazar is not taking anything for granted as he tries to crack the regular-season roster of the Ottawa Senators. The 19-year-old forward had his first taste of competitive NHL action as Ottawa fell 3-2 to the New York Islanders on Monday night, losing both games of a split-squad doubleheader in pre-season action. “I felt good with my game out there,” said Lazar. “Ob ...
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5 weeks ago

Isles sweep Sens in pre-season doubleheader

Sep 22 2014 4:13pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Rookie Curtis Lazar is not taking anything for granted as he tries to crack the regular-season roster of the Ottawa Senators. The 19-year-old forward had his first taste of competitive NHL action as Ottawa fell 3-2 to the New York Islanders on Monday night, losing both games of a split-squad doubleheader in pre-season action. “I felt good with my game out there,” said Lazar. “Obviously there were some nerves to start, but I got confident pretty early in there. Hopefully ...
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