Joel Rechlicz (RW)
ACQUIRED: Signed by the New York Islanders on May 6, 2008
Last Season: Played 45 games for the Utah Grizzlies (ECHL) before being called up to Bridgeport…Piled up 110 penalty minutes…Dressed for four games as a Sound Tiger before being recalled to Long Island…Skated in 17 games for the Islanders, racking up 68 penalty minutes.
2007-08: Started the season with Kalamazoo (IHL) and in 25 games he had a total of 100 penalty minutes and scored one goal … Signed to a P.T.O. by the Albany River Rats and in 25 games totaled 106 penalty minutes and had an assist. 2006-07: Finished his QMJHL career with the Chicoutimi Sagueneens where he played in 55 games and accumulated 159 penalty minutes while adding an assist his lone point of his junior career … Skated in two games for Chicago (UHL). 2005-06: Started the season with the Des Moines Buccaneers (USHL) where he played two games and had four penalty minutes … Joined the Indiana Ice (USHL) where he also played in two contest and posted 16 penalty minutes … Concluded the season with the Gatineau Olympiques (QMJHL) where he played three games and recorded 17 penalty minutes.