Forward Justin Williams has signed a two-year deal with the Carolina Hurricanes, the team announced.
The Islanders had reached out to Williams, according to Arthur Staple of Newsday.
Williams played in 80 games for Washington this past season, racking up 24 goals and 24 assists.
The 35-year old veteran added three goals and six assists in 13 playoff games. Williams is a three-time Stanley Cup Champion, and currently shares the record for most Game 7 goals in NHL history with seven.