The second game in Elmont is a golden chance for the Islanders to make this a thrilling series. Outside of the final three-plus minutes of Game 3, it’s been a tight, one-goal tug-of-war all the way through.
Hard to imagine that will change for today’s Game 4, a 1:00 (ish) EDT start.
No change in goal for the Hurricanes (and why would they?), but the removal of a former Ranger:
Hurricanes in warmups:— Tom Gulitti (@TomGulittiNHL) April 23, 2023
Looks like Stepan is out and MacEachern is in. Also flip of LWs on 2nd and 3rd lines
Raanta (vs. Sorokin)
Same lineup, as expected, for the Islanders: