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New York Islanders (32-17-7)


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Islanders sign F Reece Newkirk to 3-year, entry-level deal

EAST MEADOW. N.Y. (AP) The New York Islanders have signed forward Reece Newkirk to a three-year, entry-level contract.

The Islanders announced the signing of the 20-year-old Western Hockey League product on Thursday. Newkirk had nine goals and 18 assists in 24 games during his fourth season with the Portland Winterhawks. He was second on the team in assists and tied for third in points, while serving as an alternate captain for the second straight season.

A native of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Newkirk had 69 goals and 93 assists in 205 career WHL games. He posted WHL career highs in goals (29) and points (65) in 2019-20, finishing second on the team in goals and third in points.

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Leaders
Points: M. Barzal45
Plus/Minus: M. Barzal15
Shots on Goal: M. Barzal134
PIM: M. Barzal48
Win: S. Varlamov19
Shutouts: S. Varlamov7
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 152 (20)
Shots: 1623 (20)
PP%: 18.8% (21)
Penalty Minutes: 370 (29)
Assists: 249 (22)
SH Goals: 4 (13)
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 125 (30)
Shots Against: 1590 (22)
PK%: 83.7% (6)
Penalty Minutes: 378 (29)
Shutouts: 10 (1)
Sv%: 0.921 (1)
Injuries
Date Player Status
3/11 A. Lee Lower-body injury - left game (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/13 R. Newkirk Signed Three-year, entry-level contract
5/11 S. Bolduc Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 A. Golyshev Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 S. Holmstrom Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 G. Hutton Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 O. Koivula Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 D. Timashov Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 B. Wilde Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 K. Appleby Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
5/11 C. Bardreau Called up from minors from Binghamton-AHL
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