Pulock, a native of Dauphin, Manitoba, scored 45 points (14 goals, 31 assists) in 61 games last season with the Brandon Wheat Kings during his third Western Hockey League campaign. The 6-foot-1, 213-pound defenseman served as team captain as an 18-year-old with the Wheat Kings last season. In 2011-12, Pulock was named to the WHL East First All-Star Team after scoring 19 goals and finishing with 60 points in 71 games with Brandon.
He represented Canada at the 2012 Under-18 World Junior Championships, scoring two points (one goal, one assist) in six games to help the club earn a bronze medal.
The Islanders also announced their their sixth-round pick, center Alan Quine, has agreed to terms on a three-year entry-level contract