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          === Isles agree to 4-year deals with Grabovski, Kulemin ===
 
 Uniondale,  NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The New York Islanders waited until Day 2
 of  free  agency  to  make  headline-worthy  moves,  inking  forwards  Mikhail
 Grabovski and Nikolai Kulemin to separate four-year contracts on Wednesday.
 
 No  financial  terms of  the deals  were disclosed,  but Newsday reported that
 Grabovski will earn $20 million for the duration and Kulemin's coffers will be
 filled with $16.75 million over the span of his pact.
 
 Grabovski completed his lone season with the Washington Capitals by posting 13
 goals and 22 assists in 58 games.
 
 The  30-year-old center and native of Belarus is a veteran of 425 NHL contests
 with Montreal, Toronto and Washington, claiming 107 goals and 252 points.
 
 Kulemin,  a left-handed  shooting winger,  finished his  sixth North  American
 campaign with nine goals and 20 points over 70 games for the Maple Leafs.
 
 A  27-year-old Russian, Kulemin departs Toronto after 421 games, 84 scores and
 195 points.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 07/02 18:34:29 ET