POST GAME STATS 411

Sunday, 12.9.2007 / 1:16 PM ET / News
By Corey Witt  - Islanders media relations coordinator
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POST GAME STATS 411

Your stop for quick stats on the Islanders the morning after each game.


STANDINGS: Today, the Islanders have a record of 14-12-2 for 30 points after 28 games. In their last ten games, the Islanders have gone 3-5-2. They are currently two points behind the three-way tie for second place in the Atlantic Division, which comprise of Philadelphia, New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins. The Islanders are four points behind the New Jersey Devils for first place in the division.

Overall in the Eastern Conference, the Islanders currently sit two points out of the playoff field, but they are also just two points out of the four-way tie for fifth in the conference with Philadelphia, New York Rangers, Montreal and Pittsburgh. They are three points behind the fourth place Boston Bruins.

Click here to view the full NHL standings.




HUNTING DOWN OPPONENTS: Trent Hunter plays a mean game. The Red Deer, AB native currently ranks fourth in the NHL with 91 hits. Last season, he finished fifth in the NHL and second on the Islanders with 246 hits.




A PRO AT FACEOFFS: Faceoff specialist Mike Sillinger is up to his old tricks again. The 17-year veteran continues to climb the NHL faceoff charts. Sillinger leads the Islanders and now ranks tied for eighth in the NHL with a 56.3 faceoff winning percentage. He has ranked in the top-15 among the top NHL faceoff leaders in the past six seasons.




I'LL TAKE IT: The Islanders are using Sillinger's faceoff prowess to good use. Sillinger ranks sixth in the NHL by taking 35.1 percent of the Islanders' faceoffs. Last season, Sillinger ranked fourth in the NHL with a 58.8 faceoff winning percentage.




JO'S BIG SHOT:  Josef Vasicek co-leads the Islanders' scoring attack with nine goals. Jo's netted those goals by only taking 37 shots. That gives the first-year Islander a 24.3 shooting percentage, which is good for third best in the NHL. 




GETTING IN THE WAY: Brendan Witt leads the team and is now tied for fifth in the NHL in blocked shots with 74. Last night in Tampa Bay, Witt blocked a game-high four shots. Last season, he finished fifth the league with a total of 207.



ISLE LEAD THE WAY: Islanders team-leaders...

Goals: Mike Comrie/Josef Vasicek - 9
Assists: Mike Comrie - 13
Points: Mike Comrie – 22
Plus/Minus: Miroslav Satan/Josef Vasicek - +2
Penalty Minutes: Andy Sutton - 42
Shots: Bill Guerin - 88
Game-Winning Goals: Miroslav Satan - 3
Shooting Percentage: Josef Vasicek – 24.3
Time On Ice/Game: Radek Martinek – 22:07
Faceoff Winning Percentage: Mike Sillinger – 56.3%




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STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 252 192 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 221 189 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 262 211 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 242 203 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 252 230 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 235 221 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 238 215 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 221 210 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 213 211 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 206 223 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 236 250 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 215 234 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 181 216 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 188 226 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 211 262 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 161 274 54

STATS

2014-2015 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Bailey 2 1 2 1 3
R. Strome 2 2 0 1 2
B. Nelson 2 2 0 2 2
K. Okposo 2 1 1 1 2
J. Tavares 2 0 2 1 2
C. Clutterbuck 2 1 0 1 1
C. de Haan 2 0 1 0 1
M. Martin 2 0 1 0 1
L. Visnovsky 2 0 1 3 1
F. Nielsen 2 0 1 0 1
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Halak 1 1 0 .917 2.52

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