Boston Bruins (1-0-1, fourth in the East Division) versus New York Islanders (1-1-0, sixth in the East Division)
Uniondale, New York; Monday, 5 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Boston faces New York in an East Division team matchup.
New York finished 35-23-10 overall and 11-7-4 in division games prior to a season. The islanders’ goalkeepers saved 0.911 percent and allowed 2.7 goals from 31.1 shots per game last season.
Boston ended the 2019-20 season with 44-14-12 and 14-6-3 in division play. The Bruins scored a total of 227 goals and collected 384 assists last season.
The teams will compete against each other on Monday for the first time this season.
INJURIES: Islanders: Semyon Varlamov: Day after day (neck).
Bruins: Craig Smith: out (lower body), Ondrej Kase: day after day (upper body).
The Associated Press created this story using Sportradar technology and data provided by Data Skrive.
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