Michael Grabner, Islanders agree

Updated: May 14, 2011, 2:57 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Rookie sensation Michael Grabner, who led the Islanders with 34 goals after being claimed off waivers, is staying with New York after agreeing to a five-year, $15 million deal that keeps him away from free agency.

The Islanders announced the agreement with the NHL rookie of the year finalist on Friday.

The 23-year-old right wing topped NHL rookies in goals, and his 52 points in 76 games were fourth on the team and third among the league's first-year players. Grabner was ...

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