Staal has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
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
- TrendOver is 8-1-1 in Hurricanes last 10 games as a road favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %88.90% (10)O/U8|1Push1W/L
- TrendUnder is 7-0 in Hurricanes last 7 games as a road favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %100.00% (7)O/U0|7Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 7-3 in Hurricanes last 10 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %70.00% (10)O/U1|10Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 10-4 in Hurricanes last 14 games as a favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (14)O/U4|0Push0W/L
Carolina Hurricanes last injuries
McElhinney missed the last game dealing with a knee injury and his status to return Sunday against the Oilers is uncertain.
Bishop is sidelined with a lower-body ailment and is uncertain to draw back into the lineup for Sunday's game against the Oilers.
New York Islanders last injuries
Kuhnhackl sat out the last two games due to illness and his status for Sunday's game against the Ducks is unclear.
Filppula has been activated from the injured reserve list after healing from an upper-body injury and is expected to suit up for Tuesday's meeting with the Hurricanes.