Eye On Hockey reviews the big turnover in the Metropolitan Division with many players switching to inter-divisional foes this summer.
The Islanders signed pals Mikhail Grabovski and Nikolai Kulemin to four-year contracts on Wednesday.
The Islanders haven't been able to sign Dan Boyle after acquiring his rights from the Sharks and now they are reportedly looking to trade his rights before July 1.
Dan Boyle is a pending free agent and wasn't going to be returning to San Jose so the Sharks dealt his rights to the Islanders on Thursday.
The New York Islanders squared up the Matt Moulson-Thomas Vanek trade by deciding to send their 2015 first-round pick to the Sabres, while keeping their top selection in 2014.
The Islanders agreed to sign goalie Jaroslav Halak to a four-year deal worth a reported $18 million to help solve their woes in net.
The St. Louis Blues signed veteran goalie Brian Elliott to a three-year deal, effectively ending Ryan Miller's brief run in St. Louis. He'll head to free agency this summer.
Ken Hitchcock will be back for another season behind the Blues bench while two of his assistants will not return.
The New York Islanders required the rights to pending free agent Jaroslav Halak from the Washington Capitals for a fourth-round draft pick.
The St. Louis Blues are out of the playoffs in six games, the third straight year after a great regular season that their campaign ended earlier than hoped. So what do they do now?

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