Islanders take on the Canucks on 6-game skid
Vancouver, British Columbia; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: New York looks to end its six-game skid when the Islanders take on Vancouver.
The Canucks are 21-9-4 on their home ice. Vancouver is sixth in the NHL averaging 5.7 assists per game, led by Quinn Hughes with 0.7.
The Islanders have gone 15-14-3 away from home. New York has given up 33 power-play goals, killing 81% of opponent chances.
Vancouver took down New York 4-3 in the last meeting between these teams on Feb. 1. Hughes scored two goals for the Canucks in the win.
LAST 10 GAMES: Islanders: 2-5-3, averaging 2.2 goals, 4.1 assists, 2.5 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while allowing three goals per game with a .895 save percentage.
Canucks: 3-6-1, averaging 3.3 goals, 5.9 assists, three penalties and 6.9 penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game with a .895 save percentage.