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New York Islanders vs. Montreal Canadiens [Game #65 thread]

Patrick Roy is run into by Pierre Turgeon...
Going back a ways.
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The stakes are high. They got their mulligans against the league’s top two teams. Now it’s time for the Islanders to return to collecting points and taking names.

They’ve struggled lately (winless in four) on their own and haven’t fared well (1-4-1) against the Canadiens in recent years either. Come back soon, Casey Cizikas.

The expected line mix has changed again, in a curious way:

Hopefully the boys rise to the occasion, cherishing these last few dates at Brooklyn’s historic Barclays Center.