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Hours before Training Camp, Bailey Agrees to Terms on a Two Year Deal
Friday, 09.16.2011 / 5:19 AM ET / News
New York Islanders
The New York Islanders announced today that Josh Bailey has agreed to terms on a two-year deal.
Bailey, 21, scored 28 points (11 goals, 17 assists) in 70 games last year during his third National Hockey League season. In three years with the Islanders, the Bowmanville, ON, native has totaled 34 goals and 54 assists (88 points) in 211 games.
The Islanders selected Bailey in the first round, ninth overall, of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. He played in the Ontario Hockey League for three years with the Windsor Spitfires and Owen Sound Attack.