Chad Johnson is having a hard time getting back in goal for the Islanders.
Nikolay Kulemin scored an empty net goal to seal a 3-1 win for the Islanders on Saturday.
John Tavares is OK after taking a puck to the ear late in Saturday’s game.
Anders Lee netted the game-winning goal as the Islanders defeated the Lightning 3-1 on Saturday night.
Jaroslav Halak blocked 20 of 21 shots Saturday night in the Islanders’ 3-1 win over the Lightning on Saturday night.
John Tavares left late in Saturday’s game after taking a puck to the ear.
Jarslav Halak will get the nod Saturday night against the Lightning.
Jaroslav Halak made 17 saves in the Islanders' 2-1 win over Detroit on Friday.
Brock Nelson scored and added an assist in the Islander's 2-1 win over Detroit on Friday.
Brian Strait, Matt Donovan, and Eric Boulton will all be healthy scratches on Friday night against the Red Wings.
Confirming an earlier report, Travis Hamonic will indeed return to the Islanders Friday night against the Red Wings after a six game absence.
Confirming an earlier report, Johnny Boychuk will indeed return from a nine-game absence on Friday night against the Detroit Red Wings.
Jaroslav Halak will get the nod for the Islanders against the Red Wings on Friday night.
Travis Hamonic (upper body) has been taken off of the injured reserve list.
Johnny Boychuk (upper body) has been activated off of the injured reserve list.