In his latest "30 Thoughts" column, Friedman reported that George McPhee has been doing some part-time scouting for the Islanders. More from Friedman:
Former Washington GM George McPhee is back at it, working part-time for the Islanders. His family moved to Michigan to be near son Graham, part of the USA National Team’s Development program, and he is scouting for New York in the region.McPhee served as the Capitals General Manager for 17 years before he was let go on April 26. His tenure as GM was the longest in Capitals history.