The New York Islanders and Anaheim Ducks ended up touring the most dissimilar paths in the NHL for most of the past thirty day period. But the two groups will both have successful streaks into action Sunday afternoon, when the Islanders host the Ducks at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y.
The Islanders ended up off Saturday soon after earning their fourth straight earn Friday night, a 2- victory over the visiting Washington Capitals. The Ducks will be completing a back again-to-back again Jap Meeting swing soon after edging the host New Jersey Devils, 3-2, on Saturday afternoon.
The earn Friday was the 14th in the past 17 online games courting back again to Dec. 15 for the Islanders, who at minimum momentarily moved into to start with put in the Metropolitan Division by advantage of beating the Capitals. New York, which hasn’t gained a division title because the 1987-88 season, has been in to start with put this late in a season just twice because the 1990-91 campaign.