POST GAME STATS 411

Friday, 12.14.2007 / 11:11 AM 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 15-13-2 for 32 points after 30 games. With last night’s 3-2 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes, the Islanders moved into a tie for fourth place n the Atlantic Division with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Islanders and Penguins meet tomorrow night at the Nassau Coliseum.

The Islanders are trailing the first-place New Jersey Devils by five points in the division. The Orange and Blue are three points behind the second-place New York Rangers and two behind the third-place Philadelphia Flyers. 

Overall in the Eastern Conference, the Islanders currently sit in a three-way tied eighth place, with both the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Toronto Maple Leafs.





WHEN LEADING AFTER 2: The Islanders are one of seven teams to have a perfect record when leading after two periods. The Islanders are 11-0-0 when taking the lead into the third period.




PK IS OK: The Islanders’ penalty kill currently ranks ninth in the NHL by successfully defending off 84.5 percent of their opponents’ power plays. At home, the Islanders are tied for sixth in the NHL with an 85.7 percent success rate. On the road, they are twelfth in the league with an 83.1 percent success rate.




BLOCKING SHOTS: The defensive pairing of Brendan Witt and Radek Martinek has a knack for blocking shots. Witt ranks eighth in the NHL with 75 blocked shots while Martinek ranks fourteenth with 62. Last night versus Phoenix, Martinek blocked a game-high four shots.



HUNTING DOWN OPPONENTS: Trent Hunter plays a mean game. The Red Deer, AB native currently ranks fourth in the NHL with 100 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 eleventh in the NHL with a 55.4 faceoff winning percentage. He has ranked in the top-15 among the top NHL faceoff leaders in the past six seasons. Last season, Sillinger ranked fourth in the NHL with a 58.8 faceoff winning percentage.




I'LL TAKE IT: The Islanders are using Sillinger’s faceoff prowess to good use. Sillinger ranks fifth in the NHL by taking 35.4 percent of the Islanders’ faceoffs. Last season, Sillinger ranked fourth in the NHL by taking 35.1 percent of the Islanders’ faceoffs.



 
JO'S BIG SHOT:  Josef Vasicek leads the Islanders' scoring attack with nine goals. Jo's netted those goals by only taking 36 shots. That gives the first-year Islander a 23.7 shooting percentage, which is good for third best in the NHL. 




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

Goals: Mike Comrie/Josef Vasicek - 9
Assists: Mike Comrie - 15
Points: Mike Comrie – 24
Penalty Minutes: Andy Sutton - 46
Plus/Minus: Many tied - +1
Shots: Bill Guerin - 94
Game-Winning Goals: Bill Guerin/Miroslav Satan - 3
Shooting Percentage: Josef Vasicek – 23.7
Time On Ice/Game: Radek Martinek – 22:17
Faceoff Winning Percentage: Mike Sillinger – 55.4%



 
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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. Tavares 6 2 4 3 6
J. Bailey 6 2 3 2 5
N. Leddy 6 0 5 1 5
R. Strome 6 2 1 1 3
K. Okposo 6 2 1 1 3
C. Clutterbuck 6 2 1 2 3
B. Nelson 5 2 0 1 2
N. Kulemin 6 1 1 0 2
L. Visnovsky 4 0 2 5 2
J. Boychuk 6 0 2 1 2
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Halak 3 3 1 .926 2.34
M. Neuvirth 0 0 0 1.000 0.00

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