NY Islanders (2nd - Metropolitan) at Buffalo (8th - Atlantic)

Matchup Details
Sat, Dec 27 - First Niagara Center
FACEOFF - 7:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
NY Islanders 23-11-0-016-18-24313-4-0-010-7-0-016-18
Buffalo 13-19-2-120-15-449-8-1-14-11-1-015-15
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY 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.
Buffalo
PPlayerStatusNotes
DT. Strachan
Ques Sat
Lower Body
12/24/14
Strachan is questionable to play Saturday against the Islanders due to a lower-body injury.
LWM. Moulson
Ques Sat
Illness
12/23/14
Moulson has missed the last two games due to illness and is questionable to return Saturday against the Islanders.
RWB. Gionta
Ques Sat
Head
12/23/14
Gionta missed Tuesday's game due to a head injury and is questionable Saturday against the Islanders.
DT. Myers
Out indefinitely
Lower Body
12/23/14
Myers has suffered a lower-body injury and is considered week-to-week.
CC. McCormick
Ques Sat
Lower Body
12/23/14
McCormick is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is questionable Saturday against the Islanders.
DM. Weber
Ques Sat
Knee
12/23/14
Weber is on injured reserve with a knee injury and is questionable to return Saturday against the Islanders.
LWM. Foligno
I-R
Hand
12/23/14
Foligno has been placed on injured reserve due to a hand injury.
CT. Mitchell
I-R
Foot
12/22/14
Mitchell is on injured reserve with a foot injury and is considered week-to-week.
GM. Hackett
Early Jan
Knee
12/21/14
Hackett is on injured reserve with a torn ACL. He could return early in the new year.
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