Pregame 1/25: Islanders vs. Blues
The Islanders continue their 4 game home stand in an afternoon matchup against the St. Louis Blues. This is the second and final meeting between the two teams this season as the Blues defeated the Islanders 5-1 in St. Louis in early December.
Last Time Out
Islanders (21-25-7); 49 points, last in Metropolitan: Lost 6-4 on Thursday night at home against the Penguins.
Stars (34-11-5); 73 points, 2nd in Central: On Thursday they defeated the Rangers 2-1 at Madison Square Garden. The Blues have lost 3 of their last 5 games.
Key Opposing Players
Islanders Key to Victory
The Islanders tough stretch of games continues and the Blues will be another test for them if they want to stay in the playoff hunt. This is a team with very good goaltending and to win they need to control the time of possession and have a strong defensive game.
Today’s game can be seen on MSG Plus and on the radio at 88.7 FM or 103.9 FM.