Just as the trade deadline passed, reports emerged that Shane Prince was headed to the New York Islanders in exchange for a third-round pick
#Isles close to completing deal with Sens for F Shane Prince. Believe a 3rd rounder going to OTT.— Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) February 29, 2016
Confirmation came just a couple minutes later
Senators have sent Shane Prince and 7th in 2016 to Islanders for a third in 2016. #TradeCentre— Bruce Garrioch (@SunGarrioch) February 29, 2016
Shane Prince was the most common healthy scratch this season in Ottawa. He had 12 points in 42 games this season with the Sens. We'll have more details and analysis later.