Erik Condra (upper body) is feeling better after being knocked out of Game 1 on Wednesday.
Steven Stamkos (blood clot) thinks he'll be able to play within 12-24 hours after being taken off blood thinners.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have agreed to a six-year extension with AHL Syracuse.
Tampa Bay is confident that Ben Bishop will bounce back in Game 2 on Saturday afternoon.
Jonathan Marchessault made his 2016 playoff debut on Wednesday night.
Ondrej Palat opened the scoring in Game 1 of Round 2 of the playoffs, but the Islanders won the contest by a score of 5-3.
Valtteri Filppula netted his first goal of the playoffs on Wednesday night in Game 1 against the New York Islanders.
Erik Condra left Wednesday's game against the New York Islanders after taking a hard hit from Casey Cizikas.
Victor Hedman picked up an assist in Tampa Bay's 5-3 loss to the New York Islanders in Game 1 of the second round of the playoffs.
Ben Bishop has been named a finalist for the Vezina Trophy.
Tampa Bay goalie Ben Bishop had a night to forget Wednesday, coughing up four goals on the 13 shots he faced before being pulled in the Lightning's 5-3 loss to the visiting New York Islanders in the first game of the teams' second-round playoff series.
Nikita Kucherov scored his sixth goal of the postseason during the Tampa Bay Lightning's 5-3 loss Wednesday night to the visiting New York Isles.
Michael Blunden will be a healthy scratch in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinal against the Islanders.
Ben Bishop will get the nod for Game 1 in Tampa Bay's Eastern Conference semifinal matchup against the New York Islanders.
Steven Stamkos (vascular surgery) was on the ice again on Wednesday.