Washington Capitals trade winger Richard Zednik to New York Islanders

Zednik will be an unrestricted free agent July 1 and was unable to come to terms on an extension with the Capitals.

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The 31-year-old Slovak had 18 points (6-12) in 32 games with the Caps, missing half the season through injury.