4 Facts to Know for Isles-Wild

Winners of their last three tilts, the Isles hit the road for a two-game road trip starting tonight in Minnesota.

Complete coverage starts at 7:30 PM on MSG+ & MSG GO.

*Facts Courtesy New York Islanders

1 Three's Company

Three is the magic number for the Islanders this season. When the Isles score at least three goals, their record is 5-0-0. When they score fewer than three goals, their record is 0-3-1.

2 The State of Hockey

Minnesota is home to three of the Isles’ top players. Nick Leddy, Brock Nelson and Anders Lee all hail from the “State of Hockey,” a term to given to the state due to the number of hockey players the “Land of 10,000 Lakes” churns out.

3 Will He Do It Again?

John Tavares propelled the Isles’ to their third straight win Tuesday night by recording his seventh career hat trick against the Coyotes. The Isles’ captain tallied four points in the victory over Arizona. All eyes on Tavares to see what he does tonight!

4 First Strike

Interesting Fact: The Isles are 2-0-0 when scoring the first goal of the game this season.