The Isles signed Chad Johnson to backup Jaroslav Halak on Tuesday.Leading up to yesterday's first day of the NHL free agency period, the talk-of-the-town was New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow. The Islanders GM had been, according to many, "the most aggressive" leading up to July 1 and very proactive in attempting to convince the 2014 free agent class that Long Island was the place to play.After all the hype, Tuesday's "opening day" wasn't exactly what New York Islanders fans expected, or perhaps it was.As advertised, Garth and the Islanders were very active on day one of free agency; however, the names acquired weren't the names many had on their wish-lists. In fact, zero "big names" were brought in to play hockey for Long Island's team, although winger Thomas Vanek narrowed...

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