No, they are not related.
But they could be – just look at this shot from the AHL’s website today:
Now, here’s a gander at our own Drew:
Palmieri’s rights belong to the Anaheim Ducks, so we won’t be seeing them on the same rink anytime soon. And that’s a good news, if you believe in the whole doppelganger thing.
Hmm. I wonder which one is the evil one?