The New York Islanders acquired forward Dmytro Timashov from the Detroit Red Wings on Friday in exchange for future considerations.
Timashov played two seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) and wore the colors of the Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs. In 44 games on the Bettman Tour, he has nine points, including four goals.
The Ukrainian-born player was part of the Toronto Marlies in 2018 when they won the Calder Cup in the American Hockey League (AHL). He had then collected 12 points, including six goals, in 20 playoff games.
In his three seasons with the Marlies, he had 107 points (38 goals and 69 assists) in 202 games.
Timashov had been the fifth round pick (125e overall) of the Maple Leafs in 2015.
Among the juniors, he played with the Remparts de Québec and the Cataractes de Shawinigan in the Major Junior Hockey League (LHJMQ).