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New York Islanders (41-29-12)


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Islanders hire AHL's Luke Richardson as assistant coach

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Islanders have hired Luke Richardson as an assistant coach on Doug Weight's staff.

The team announced the hire on Thursday and confirmed that assistant Bob Corkum won't be back.

The 48-year-old Richardson returns to the NHL after being head coach of the AHL's Binghamton Senators for four seasons and leading Canada to a Spengler Cup championship last year. The former defenseman was an assistant for the Ottawa Senators from 2009-2012.

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Leaders
Points: J. Tavares66
Plus/Minus: D. Seidenberg25
Shots on Goal: J. Tavares260
PIM: T. Hamonic60
Win: T. Greiss26
Shutouts: T. Greiss3
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 239 (10)
Shots: 2480 (16)
PP%: 15.0% (28)
Penalty Minutes: 648 (25)
Assists: 389 (13)
SH Goals: 5 (20)
Standings
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
xyz-Washington 55 19 8 118
x-Pittsburgh 50 21 11 111
x-Columbus 50 24 8 108
x-NY Rangers 48 28 6 102
NY Islanders 41 29 12 94
Philadelphia 39 33 10 88
Carolina 36 31 15 87
New Jersey 28 40 14 70
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 238 (8)
Shots Against: 2616 (5)
PK%: 81.9% (11)
Penalty Minutes: 649 (29)
Shutouts: 5 (13)
Sv%: 0.909 (17)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
5/19 J. Florek Signed with European team Iserlohn (DEL-Germany)
5/11 L. Soderstrom Signed Three-year, entry-level contract
4/24 D. Seidenberg Contract extended One-year contract extension
4/10 A. Pelech Sent to minors Bridgeport-AHL
4/10 C. Jones Sent to minors Bridgeport-AHL
4/10 J. Ho-Sang Sent to minors Bridgeport-AHL
4/1 C. Jones Called up from minors from Bridgeport-AHL
3/29 T. Fritz Signed as Free Agent Two-year, entry-level contract
3/28 J. Bischoff Signed Two-year, entry-level contract
3/27 J. Stevens Signed as Free Agent Two-year, entry-level contract
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