Strome sent to Bridgeport Sound Tigers

The New York Islanders have loaned forward Ryan Strome to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL).

Strome, a rookie, was drafted by the Isles in the first round (fifth overall) in 2011, but has played in only 15 NHL games recording four points (one goal, three assists).

The forward was very impressive in 2012-13 with the Tigers, registering 33 points (nine goals, 23 assists) in 23 games.