A massive offseason for the New York Islanders has already begun to take shape. Barry Trotz’s replacement has already been found with Associate Coach Lane Lambert being elevated to Head Coach.
But there’s still a ton of work to do this offseason. We know very well what’s on the Isles To-Do list this summer. I already went over that recently on the site with the four offseason priorities.
Now let’s focus on those four priorities; Specifically, when it comes to the players they might want to acquire through the trade market this offseason.
We don’t know for a fact that the Islanders will use the trade market to acquire what they’re missing, but with so few venues to do so, it makes sense that they’ll be active in the trade market.
So here are four players that likely rank at the very top of the Islanders trade target list and why the Isles might look to bring in that specific player.