The New York Islanders are set to face off against the Vancouver Canucks on Monday night at 7 p.m. (MSG+, AM 970 The Answer, 88.7FM WRHU, WRCN 103.9 FM).
The Islanders held morning skate on Monday at Northwell Health Ice Center where Jack Capuano announced his lineup and addressed the media. Keep reading for news, notes and quotes from morning skate. Read the Game Preview here.
Jaroslav Halak will start in goal for the Islanders on Monday, while Alan Quine draws into the lineup for Anthony Beauvillier. Adam Pelech was recalled from Bridgeport on Monday morning and will play on a pairing with Nick Leddy.
|LEFT WING ||CENTER ||RIGHT WING |
|JOSH BAILEY ||JOHN TAVARES ||CAL CLUTTERBUCK |
|ANDERS LEE ||BROCK NELSON ||JASON CHIMERA |
|SHANE PRINCE ||RYAN STROME ||ALAN QUINE |
|ANDREW LADD ||CASEY CIZIKAS ||NIKOLAY KULEMIN |
|LEFT ||RIGHT |
|NICK LEDDY ||ADAM PELECH |
|THOMAS HICKEY ||JOHNNY BOYCHUK |
|CALVIN DE HAAN ||DENNIS SEIDENBERG |
CAL CLUTTERBUCK BOBBLEHEAD NIGHT
Ryan Miller will start in goal for the Vancouver Canucks on Monday night. Jannik Hansen was placed on IR by the team Monday morning, so Loui Eriksson will play on the top line with the Sedin twins. Daniel Sedin absorbed a big hit from Nazem Kadri on Saturday night, but returned to the game and will play on Monday. Vancouver called up Michael Chaput in the morning and he's expected to play on the team's fourth line.