Spooner is sidelined with a groin injury but is likely to return during the early part of April.
%W 0.52% | Streak 1
L10: W6 L4 P0
The second game of a home-and-home series between these two teams is
VERY compelling. The Rangers held the free-wheeling Islanders to ONE
shot in the third period, a shot that happen to go in the Rangers net
and cost them the game in the dying minutes.
NY Islanders Trends
- TrendOver is 8-2 in Islanders last 10 games as a home favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %80.00% (10)O/U8|2Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 6-0 in Islanders last 6 games as a home underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %100.00% (6)O/U0|6Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 10-1 in Islanders last 11 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %90.90% (11)O/U1|10Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 7-0 in Islanders last 7 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (7)O/U0|7Push0W/L
NY Rangers Trends
- TrendOver is 4-1 in Rangers last 5 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %80.00% (5)O/U1|10Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 4-0-1 in Rangers last 5 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (5)O/U0|7Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 3-0-1 in Rangers last 4 games as a road favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (4)O/U0|3Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 6-0 in Rangers last 6 games as a favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (6)O/U4|0Push0W/L
New York Rangers last injuries
Hajek has been held out of the previous five games due to a separated shoulder and it is unknown if it will prevent him from playing against the Maple Leafs on Saturday.
Chytil is ailing from a flu bug and will not be in Tuesday's lineup versus the Red Wings.
Staal missed the last game due to an illness but is likely to suit up for Monday's matchup against the Oilers.
Staal will not be available for Saturday's contest against the Devils as he will receive a day of rest.
Staal is battling an illness but is likely to take the ice against the Red Wings on Thursday.
New York Islanders last injuries
Boychuk has been absent from the lineup during the past five games as he is going through the league-mandated concussion protocol and it is unclear if he will return Thursday against the Canadiens.
Filppula is sidelined with an upper-body injury and is expected to be held out of action for four weeks.
Clutterbuck departed the last game due to an upper-body ailment but is expected to suit up for Thursday's clash with the Canadiens.
Eberle is suffering from an upper-body ailment, leaving his status for Thursday's game against the Canadiens clouded.
Cizikas missed this second-straight game with a lower-body injury and it is unknown if he will be available against the Bruins on Tuesday.
Lehner has been held out of the last three games while going through the league-mandated concussion protocol. He is expected to return against the Canadiens on Thursday.
Clutterbuck has sat out the past three games due to a head injury but is expected to be in Monday's lineup against the Blue Jackets.
Martin missed his fourth-straight game with an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will return versus the Flyers on Saturday.