PIERRE-MARC BOUCHARD LOANED TO SOUND TIGERS
Bouchard, 29, had nine points (five goals, four assists) in 28 games this season. He was signed by the Islanders as a free agent this offseason. From 2002-2013, Bouchard was a member of the Minnesota Wild. In 565 games, the Sherbrooke, Quebec, native collected 347 points (106 goals, 341 assists).
Bouchard was a first-round (eighth overall) draft pick of the Wild in 2002. He played 63 games for the Houston Aeros of the AHL in 2004-05.
Prior to being drafted, Bouchard played two seasons in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League with the Chicoutimi Sagueneens. In two seasons, he scored 235 points (84 goals, 151 assists).