With the trade deadline right around the corner and no new deal on the table for Andy Sutton, the chance of the 6-6 defenseman remaining with the Islanders looks slim.

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As of yesterday, Islanders general manager Garth Snow and Sutton's agent Pat Morris had spoken multiple times over the Olympic break, yet no offer was extended, making the likelihood of a trade seem strong.

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