The New York Islanders face the Carolina Hurricanes on the road Saturday at 7 p.m.
According to STATS:
- The Hurricanes have scored multiple power-play goals in four of their last six games against the Islanders, while the Isles have scored 18 power-play goals over their last 16 games against Carolina.
- The Islanders, who have won three straight contests, can match their season-long win streaks (four games -- October 12-20 and November 28 -- December 4) with a win on Saturday night.
- The Islanders have scored at least one power-play goal in four straight games -- one shy of their season-long streak (five games -- October 23-31), and have allowed just three power-play goals over their last 13 games.
- Defenseman Johnny Boychuk has scored two goals over his last three games, after scoring just two goals over his previous 34 games.