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Isles sign Anders Nilsson to 3-yr, entry-level deal

Islanders third-round draft pick Anders Nilsson takes a

Islanders third-round draft pick Anders Nilsson takes a break during prospects camp at Iceworks in Syosset. (July 13, 2009) (Credit: Getty Images, 2009)

Add another goalie to the mix...

The Islanders confirmed they have signed hulking Swedish netminder Anders Nilsson to a three-year, entry-level deal.

The 21-year-old boasted impressive numbers in 31 games played for Lulea HF of the Swedish Elite League--a 1.92 GAA and .918 save percentage.

Nilsson was drafted by the Islanders in the 3rd round of the 2009 draft.

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