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2015 NHL Draft
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Eric Boulton

Eric Boulton  #36

Left Wing
NUMBER: 36 BIRTHDATE: August 17, 1976
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Halifax, NS, Canada
WEIGHT: 225 DRAFTED: NYR / 1994 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 9th   (234th overall)
Scored two goals in 10 games during his third season with the Islanders and 14th National Hockey League campaign...The Islanders went 6-2-2 when he was in the lineup...Missed 32 games throughout the season due to injuries...Suffered a lower-body injury in practice on Nov. 10 and missed 14 games...Missed 19 games with a lower-body injury from Jan. 17 - Mar. 5...Played in each of the Islanders' final five games, scoring both of his goals during that stretch.
Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, September 14, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Columbia (ECHL), November 24, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Atlanta, August 8, 2005. Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 15, 2011. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 2, 2012. Missed majority of 2012-13 as a healthy reserve. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to hand injury at Winnipeg, March 4, 2014 and as a healthy reserve.
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He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.

— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft