5 Things to Know: Islanders vs. Devils

BY: DAVID KOLB

 NEW YORK ISLANDERS (25-23-10 AT NEW JERSEY DEVILS (26-21-10)

Can the Islanders bounce back after yesterday’s loss in New Jersey?

1 Where They Stand

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  • Tonight, the Islanders host the Devils at Barclays Center for the second game this season
  • New York is 5-4-1 in its last 10 games
  • The Isles are 19-8-6 on the road in 2016-17
  • The Islanders currently sit two points behind the Bruins for the final Wild Card spot in the Eastern Conference

2 Who's On Fire?

  • Andrew Ladd scored the Islanders’ first goal against the Devils in Saturday’s loss to New Jersey.
  • The Islanders’ alternate captain has three goals in his last two games, giving him 15 tallies this season.
  • In 29 career games vs. New Jersey, Ladd has eight goals and six assists for 14 career points.

3 Say What?

“We’re going to have to win on the road if we’re going to do anything.”

Doug Weight on playing the bulk of the remaining schedule away from Barclays Center after tonight’s home matchup vs. New Jersey

4 Stat of the Day

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The Islanders have a 127-79-22-8 all-time record against the Devils.

5 Must-See Video

John Tavares on Saturday’s loss in New Jersey