New York faces Calgary, looks to stop 7-game slide
Calgary, Alberta; Thursday, 9 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: New York enters the matchup against Calgary after losing seven straight games.
The Flames have gone 16-13-4 in home games. Calgary has allowed 35 power-play goals, stopping 82.1% of opponent opportunities.
The Islanders have gone 15-14-4 away from home. New York has allowed 34 power-play goals, stopping 80.7% of opponent opportunities.
The teams face off Thursday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Islanders: 2-4-4, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.7 assists, 2.5 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .889 save percentage.
Flames: 6-3-1, averaging 3.6 goals, 5.3 assists, 2.2 penalties and 4.7 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .908 save percentage.
INJURIES: Flames: Noah Hanifin: day to day (concussion).