Islanders add organizational depth; announce four signings

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Hudson Fasching

Fasching is another original draft pick (4th round) of the Los Angeles Kings (118th overall, 2013). On March 5, 2014, Fasching's rights were traded along with Nicolas Deslauriers and a draft pick to theBuffalo Sabres in exchange for Brayden McNabb, Jonathan Parker and two draft picks.

Faching is coming off a career year with the Tuscon Roadrunners of the the AHL last season, scoring 37 points (14 goals, 23 assists) in 51 games. The Milwaukee, WI native has 148 points (69 goals, 79 assits in 280 career AHL games with the Roadrunners and Rochester Americans.

Faching reached the NHL with the Buffalo Sabres and Arizona Coyotes, collecting three points (1 goal, 2 assists) in 38 career games. Fasching was a standout at the University of Minnesota, Fasching recorded 94 points (46 goals and 48 assists) in 115 career games with the Golden Gophers as the team won three consecutive regular season championships. As a senior, he was an alternate captain.