Matt Carkner will draw into New York's lineup Thursday night.
Matt Carkner (lower body) has been activated from injured reserve and he is expected to return to the Islanders' lineup Thursday night.
Matt Carkner (lower body) joined the Islanders during Tuesday's practice.
Matt Carkner hasn't been on the ice the past few days after he resumed skating the previous week.
Matt Carkner didn't return from his lower-body injury on Monday.
Matt Carkner (lower body) practiced on Friday and looks to be on track to return to action Monday afternoon against the Flyers.
Islanders place D Matt Carkner on injured reserve.
Matt Carkner is dealing with a lower body injury.
The Ottawa Senators had interest in retaining the services of Matt Carkner, but were simply outbid.
Coach Jack Capuano is confident that newly-acquired Matt Carkner will fit in nicely on the blue line for the Islanders.
Matt Carkner's agent was obviously more accurate than the Colorado PR department as Carkner has signed a 3-year $4.5 million contract with the Islanders.
The agents for Matt Carkner say that there is no deal in place as of yet for the defenseman and the Colorado Avalanche.
The Colorado Avalanche have signed Matt Carkner to a contract.
The Islanders will be looking to bolster their blueline Sunday and may go after UFA Matt Carkner.