The New York Islanders
are bringing six players to training camp on professional tryouts.
accepted his invitation Monday. Ortmeyer posted NHL career-highs in goals (8), assists (11) and points (19) in 76 games with the San Jose Sharks
last season. He has skated in 306 NHL games with the New York Rangers
, Nashville Predators
and Sharks. Ortmeyer turned pro with the Rangers in 2003-04 after a four-year collegiate career at the University of Michigan.
Also coming to camp are defenseman Anders Erikkson, forwards Dean McAmmond
and Krys Kolanos
and goaltenders Manny Legace
and Joel Martin