The New York Islanders announced today that forward Brock Nelson has agreed to terms on a one-year contract.
Nelson, 26, scored 35 points (19 goals, 16 assists) last season and was one of four Islanders to play in all 82 games. A native of Warroad, MN, Nelson has 188 points (99 goals, 89 assists) in 398 career National Hockey League games, all with the Islanders.
The team selected Nelson in the first round (30th overall) at the 2010 NHL Draft. He made his NHL debut during the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs, dressing in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Pittsburgh Penguins.