Montreal (1st - Atlantic) at NY Islanders (2nd - Metropolitan)

Matchup Details
Tue, Dec 23 - Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
FACEOFF - 7:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Montreal 21-11-1-120-1489013-4-0-18-7-1-011-16
NY Islanders 23-10-0-016-17-14313-3-0-010-7-0-016-17
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Montreal
PPlayerStatusNotes
No injuries to report.
New York
PPlayerStatusNotes
GJ. Halak
Ques Sat
Undisclosed
12/23/14
Halak is dealing with an undisclosed injury and was not available for Tuesday's game. He is questionable Saturday against the Sabres.
RWM. Grabner
I-R
Lower Body
12/17/14
Grabner has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.
DM. Carkner
I-R
Upper Body
11/01/14
Carkner has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and is expected to miss the rest of this season.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The New York Islanders can enter the holiday break on a five-game winning streak with a victory Tuesday when they host the Montreal Canadiens. Montreal is beginning a five-game road trip after winning four of its last five at home and is tied with the Tampa Bay Lightning for the Atlantic Division lead. The Islanders are 10-1-0 at home since the end of October as they try to keep pace with the Metropolitan Division-leading Pittsburgh Penguins.

Montreal Canadiens
New York Islanders
 
LINE HISTORY
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MATCHUP EDGE
MONEdge in:NYI
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