The New York Islanders announced today forward Arnaud Durandeau has agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level deal.
Durandeau, 20, posted career highs in every offensive category last season in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, goals (38), assists (35), points (73) in 68 games with the Halifax Mooseheads. He also scored 20 points (10 goals and 10 assists) in 23 QMJHL playoff games.
A native of Beaconsfield, QC, Durandeau has scored 196 points (85 goals, 111 assists) and finished with an overall plus-6 rating in 262 career QMJHL games. He played in 38 career playoff games, scoring 37 points (17 goals and 20 assists).
The Islanders drafted the 6'0, 185-pound forward in the sixth round (165th overall) of the 2017 National Hockey League Draft.