Parrish signs one-year, $1.9M qualifying offer
Parrish was the last remaining player not yet under contract before the team departed for training camp, which started on Tuesday.
The 28-year-old Parrish has 94 goals and 79 assists in his four seasons with the Islanders. He is expected to be a member of the United States team that will compete in the 2006 Winter Olympics in Italy.
Parrish scored on a career-high 22.9 percent of his shots in 2003-04, recording 24 goals in 59 games while fighting through an ankle injury. He posted a plus-eight rating in helping New York to the playoffs for the third straight season.
In 2001-2002, Parrish recorded 30 goals and 30 assists in 78 games and had a career-best plus-10 rating, earning a spot in the NHL All-Star Game.
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