NY Islanders (1st - Metropolitan) at Detroit (3rd - Atlantic)

Matchup Details
Sat, Jan 31 - Joe Louis Arena
FACEOFF - 2:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
NY Islanders 32-15-0-123-2516517-5-0-015-10-0-125-22
Detroit 28-12-2-723-26-59516-4-0-612-8-2-122-21
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
New York
PPlayerStatusNotes
DL. Visnovsky
Ques Sat
Upper Body
01/29/15
Visnovsky is nearing a return from injured reserve and is questionable for Saturday's game against the Red Wings.
LWE. Boulton
I-R
Undisclosed
01/27/15
Boulton has been placed on injured reserve due to an unspecified injury.
RWK. Okposo
Late March
Upper Body
01/26/15
Okposo will miss up to eight weeks with an upper-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.
Detroit
PPlayerStatusNotes
GJ. Gustavsson
Ques Sat
Shoulder
01/29/15
Gustavsson has returned to practice and could be activated from injured reserve in time for Saturday's game against the Islanders.
CJ. Franzen
I-R
Head
01/22/15
Franzen has been suffering from headaches after taking a hit in early-January. He is on injured reserve and it is unclear when he will return.
GJ. Howard
Mid Feb
Groin
01/13/15
Howard has been placed on injured reserve with a slight tear in his groin. He is expected to miss up to four weeks.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Detroit Red Wings can get back on the winning track Saturday when they host the New York Islanders. The Red Wings lost to New York 2-1 on Dec. 19 at Detroit, where the Islanders have won five straight. New York has emerged victorious in three of its last four road games and leads the Metropolitan Division, while Detroit saw its six-game winning streak come to an end with a 5-1 setback against Tampa Bay.

 
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NYIEdge in:DET
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