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Donovan Agrees To Terms On Entry-Level Deal

Isles Fourth Round Pick In 2008 Led All U-Denver Defensemen In Scoring This Season

Wednesday, 03.30.2011 / 10:55 AM / News
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Donovan Agrees To Terms On Entry-Level Deal
The New York Islanders announced today that defenseman Matt Donovan has agreed to terms on an entry-level contract. Donovan will report to the Islanders’ American Hockey League affiliate, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, to play out the remainder of the 2010-11 season on an Amateur Tryout Contract (ATO). His entry-level contract will commence in the upcoming 2011-12 season.

Donovan, 20, led all University of Denver defensemen in scoring this season with a career-best 32 points (nine goals, 23 assists) as a sophomore.  The Edmond, OK, native completed his two-year NCAA career with 53 points (16 goals, 37 assists) in 78 games.

The Islanders selected Donovan in the fourth round (96th overall) of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. Prior to his collegiate career, Donovan played two seasons in the USHL with the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders, totaling 82 points (31 goals, 51 assists) in 116 regular season games.

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2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
K. Okposo 71 27 42 -9 69
J. Tavares 59 24 42 -6 66
F. Nielsen 80 25 33 -11 58
J. Bailey 77 8 30 -8 38
B. Nelson 72 14 12 -10 26
M. Grabner 64 12 14 -10 26
T. Hickey 82 4 18 5 22
C. Clutterbuck 73 12 7 -9 19
C. McDonald 70 8 10 -22 18
R. Strome 37 7 11 -1 18
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
E. Nabokov 15 14 8 .905 2.74
K. Poulin 11 16 1 .891 3.29

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