"I think he just comes to play hard every night. The comment he made to me was that he's gone from playing six to eight minutes a game to feeling like he's a hockey player again. ... It's nice to see a guy going from Ottawa to here, where there's no playoffs in sight, to come in with the attitude he's had."Islanders coach Scott Gordon on Dean McAmmond's contribution since arriving. He obviously has a big incentive to show he can still play. But it's still been nice to see him come in with that attitude.