New York Islanders face the Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus, Ohio; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Columbus Blue Jackets host the New York Islanders.
Columbus went 47-31-4 overall and 31-19-2 in Eastern Conference action in the 2018-19 season. The Blue Jackets scored 256 total goals last season while collecting 415 assists.
New York went 30-17-5 in Eastern Conference action and 24-14-3 on the road during the 2018-19 season. The Islanders recorded 372 assists on 223 total goals last season.
The matchup Saturday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams.
Blue Jackets Injuries: None listed.
Islanders Injuries: Jordan Eberle: day to day (lower body).