IsleBlog Podcast: WFAN.com’s Daniel Friedman on Isles Draft Day Moves & More
It’s the NHL Draft edition of the IslesBlog Podcast as Joe Buono is joined by Islanders columnist for WFAN.com, Daniel Friedman. Joe and Dan discuss Garth Snow trading Griffin Reinhart to Edmonton to snag Mathew Barzal with the 16th overall pick and moving back into the 1st round to select Anthony Beauvillier. Later, the reasons why Michael Grabner wasn’t moved, what it will cost to resign Kyle Okposo after the season and upcoming targets in free agency.
Plus, a look at the Islanders Day 2 selections that included Rich Pilon’s cousin Ryan, heightened expectations for Jack Capuano and increased excitement for the annual Blue & White Scrimmage game at Barclays Center on July 8th in Brooklyn.