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Eric Boulton
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Eric Boulton  #36

New York Islanders  Left Wing
NUMBER: 36 BIRTHDATE: August 17, 1976  (AGE 38)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Halifax, NS, Canada
WEIGHT: 225 DRAFTED: NYR / 1994 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 9th   (234th overall)
- Recorded his first point (assist) as an Islander on Oct. 15 vs. Buffalo
- Recorded his first goal as an Islander on Nov. 23 at Philadelphia
- Suffered a hand injury on Mar. 4 at WPG and missed the final 18 games of the season
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.
Quote of the Day

Because of the way they play and their skill set I don't think they're fourth-line players, so in my mind I'm looking at one of those guys I'll have to move over to the wing.

— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on his four-player battle for second-line center