Islanders prospect news and notes

By Bill Bennett

The Isles have to make some decisions coming up before the draft as Andy Chiodo, who was named the Top Goaltender in the OHL and was a First Team postseason All-Star has to be resigned, along with Brian Collins and Cory Stillman.

Final draft spots will not be determined until the league awards picks to various teams, but the Islanders have three picks in the second round.

Isles prospect Frans Nielsen participated in the World Championship for Denmark.

Sakarias Johansson from reports that Per Braxenholm has resigned his contract with the Swedish hockey team Morrum GoIS IK and says: “He developed a lot during the last part of the previous season. We think heĀ“ll develop quite a bit in the upcoming season.”

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