GM: Isles right in Evgeni Nabokov claim

Updated: January 27, 2011, 3:02 AM ET
Associated Press

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow says the team did everything the right way in its attempted acquisition of goalie Evgeni Nabokov.

The Islanders suspended Nabokov on Tuesday for not reporting to the team after he was claimed off waivers from the Detroit Red Wings.

Snow spoke to MSG Network before Wednesday's night home game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

"The player made the decision not to report," Snow told the network. "We did everything ...

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