Brian Strait's upper body injury is believed to be related to his back.
Brian Strait (upper body) has been placed on injured reserve.
Brian Strait's fellow defenseman and former Islanders captain, Mark Streit is now a Philadelphia Flyer, and he says the former captain will be missed.
Brian Strait said his main goal for this season is to stay healthy.
Brian Strait potted his first career playoff goal to open the scoring Tuesday in New York's 6-4 Game 4 victory.
Defenseman Brian Strait has a number of reasons he would like to prove his worth to the Islanders in their opening round playoff series with the Penguins.
The New York Islanders have activated Brian Strait (ankle) from the injured reserve list.
Brian Strait (ankle) isn't too far from returning.
Brian Strait was back on the ice with his teammates Saturday morning after suffering a broken left ankle back in February.
Brian Strait suffered a broken left ankle Monday, which could put his availability for the remainder of the 2013 season in jeopardy.
The New York Islanders have inked Brian Strait to a three-year, one-way contract.
The New York Islanders have claimed Brian Strait off of waivers.
Brian Strait was placed on waivers by Pittsburgh on Thursday.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced the signing of defenseman Brian Strait to an AHL deal on Wednesday.