In today’s matinee game the New York Islanders made a couple of lineup changes. Although the goalie position isn’t one of them.
If you thought J.F. Berube would get more playing time in a two goalie system you’d be wrong. The New York Islanders are still not using the 25-year old goaltender.
The perfect time to play him would’ve been on Saturday night. Statistically goalies play worse on back to backs. The end result in Carolina wasn’t a pretty one for Thomas Greiss and the Islanders. I put more of the blame on the defensive struggles, but even so it should’ve been Berube.
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Now, coming off of that poor performance it’s Thomas Greiss again. Do they just not trust Berube?