The Islanders are in Winnipeg...but remember it’s still a 7 p.m. Eastern start! Brendan Burke almost missed that...
#Isles play at 7PM ET tonight in Winnipeg. Which is weird because that's 6PM here in Winnipeg.— Brendan Burke (@brendanmburke) November 6, 2021
I'm reminding you because a text from @91Butch just saved me from have to sprint to the arena later. https://t.co/XW14VfAZ7W
Looks like Ilya Sorokin will be in net for the Isles, meaning Semyon Varlamov almost certainly gets the call tomorrow night in Minnesota.
So, steady she goes with the Isles lineup.
For the Jets, Connor Hellebuyck has been nursing an injury, and Eric Comrie only faced 18 shots in their cakewalk over the Blackhawks Friday, so he may get the nod again.
Meanwhile: The Blackhawks have fired former Islander Jeremy Colliton and replaced him with former Islander Derek King. And Aatu Raty scored a sweet winner over in Finland: