Islanders Sign Former Trenton LW Fedotenko

NEW YORK – The New York Islanders of the National Hockey League announced that they have signed former Trenton Titans left wing Ruslan Fedotenko.

The Utah Grizzlies are the ECHL affiliate of the Islanders of the NHL and the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League.

In his first professional season in 1999-2000, the 28 year old had eight points (5g-3a) in eight games with Trenton and 50 points (16g-34a) in 67 games with Philadelphia of the AHL.

Fedotenko played a major role in Tampa Bay’s Stanley Cup championship in 2004, finishing tied with teammate Brad Richards for second in the league with 12 goals, including both goals in the Lightning’s 2-1 win in Game 7 of the Finals.