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Preseason Gameday Preview: Flyers @ Islanders

Playing for the third time in four nights and in the fifth of their six preseason games, the Philadelphia Flyers will be in Bridgeport, CT, on Tuesday to take on the New York Islanders.

by Bill Meltzer @billmeltzer / philadelphiaflyers.com

Playing for the third time in four nights and in the fifth of their six preseason games, Alain Vigneault's Philadelphia Flyers will be in Bridgeport, CT, on Tuesday to take on Barry Trotz's New York Islanders. Game time at Webster Bank Arena is 7:00 p.m. EDT. A radio broadcast will be available on 97.5 The Fanatic.

The Flyers are 2-1-1 during the preseason. Their final preseason game will be on Friday in DC against the Washington Capitals. 

The Flyers did not hold a morning skate in Bridgeport. Martin Jones will get the start in goal. The gameday roster is as follows: 

Forwards (13): 19 Derick Brassard, 20 Gerry Mayhew, 21 Scott Laughton, 36 Linus Sandin, 44 Nate Thompson, 46 Cal O'Reilly, 47 Garrett Wilson, 50 German Rubtsov, 52 Tyson Foerster 59 Jackson Cates, 62 Nicolas Aube-Kubel, 76 Isaac Ratcliffe, 82 Connor Bunnaman.

Defense (13): 5 Adam Clendening, 6 Travis Sanheim, 24 Nick Seeler, 45 - Cam York, 61 Justin Braun, 70 Rasmus Ristolainen, 84 - Linus Högberg.

Goalies (2): 35 Martin Jones (starter), 32 Felix Sandström.

TONIGHT'S OPPONENT: New York Islanders

The Islanders last played on Saturday and are 2-0-during the preseason including a 3-2 overtime victory against the Flyers last Tuesday. Trotz may dress essentially his team's "A" lineup for the rematch in Bridgeport. Subsequently, the Isles will play the New Jersey Devils in Newark on Thursday and close out the preseason with a head-to-head clash with the New York Rangers on Saturday.

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