Thrashers-Islanders preview

Next for Thrashers

Who: vs. Islanders

When: 7 p.m. Tuesday

TV; radio: SPSO; 680 AM, 93.7 FM

* The Thrashers return from the All-Star break after closing with a win over the Capitals. It was just their fifth in the past 17 games.

* The Islanders have lost eight of their past 10 games, including their last three before the break.

* Dustin Byfuglien, the Thrashers leading scorer, does not have a point in the past 10 games.

* Ondrej Pavelec has posted a 2.44 goals-against average and a .927 save percentage in 38 games.

- Chris Vivlamore

3 comments Add your comment

Brendan

January 31st, 2011
5:48 pm

Must … bank … points.

Brendan

January 31st, 2011
5:55 pm

By the way, congrats to the NY Islanders for re-signing Matt Moulson to a 3-year deal. That’s a tough sell on Long Island.

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