Bailey will be back in the Islanders lineup on Tuesday.
Bailey served as a healthy scratch on Sunday, but he will return to the lineup tonight in San Jose. Bailey will skate on the Islanders second line and comes in with three goals and three assists in 14 games this season.
Bailey (upper-body) will return to the Islanders lineup on Friday.
Bailey missed Tuesday’s game vs. the Canucks with an upper-body injury, but will be back in the lineup tonight vs. the Devils. Bailey will replace Cal Clutterbuck, who is out with an upper-body injury of his own.
Bailey missed the Islanders morning skate and is now listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury. With Bailey out, Michael Grabner will skate on the Islanders top line with John Tavares and Kyle Okposo.
Bailey will “get a shot” on the Islanders top line on Friday.
Bailey will be the latest Islanders forward to get a crack on the Isles top-line with John Tavares and Kyle Okposo tonight vs. the Red Wings. Bailey has two goals in his last three games and has nine points (5G / 4A) in 20 games this season.
Bailey is getting close to a return to the Islanders lineup, but it will not happen on Tuesday. He skated with the team on Monday and should travel with the team and play in one or both of the Isles back-to-back games on Friday and Saturday.
Bailey (hand) has returned to Isles’ practice on Monday.
Bailey has missed the last seven games with a broken hand that he suffered on October 23 vs. the Bruins. It is unlikely that Bailey will return to the lineup tomorrow, but this is a step in the right direction for Bailey. Monitor his status as the week progresses, he should travel to Florida on Wednesday.
Bailey (hand) will travel with the Islanders to Colorado.
Bailey was not on the ice for the Islanders morning skate and obviously won't play on Tuesday, but traveling with the team is another encouraging sign that he fractured hand is not as serious as it was originally believed to be. He will likely return to the ice at some point during the road-trip.
Bailey (hand) likely to travel with the Islanders on upcoming road-trip.
Islanders head coach Jack Capuano said that the news on Bailey was "better that we initially thought." He added that Bailey has a "good chance" to travel with the team despite dealing with a broken hand on Saturday. There is no timetable for when we can expect him to be back in the lineup, but this is better news than the original diagnosis.
Bailey will miss "several weeks" with a broken hand.
It has yet to be determined exactly how long Bailey will be out, but it is expected to be at least one month. Boone Jenner is scheduled to miss five weeks after having surgery on his broken hand in the preseason. Bailey recorded his fourth point of the year before departing Thursday's contest.
Bailey (shoulder) will return to the Islanders lineup tonight.
Bailey missed the last four games with a shoulder injury that he suffered on December 28. He has 13 points (4G / 9A) in 38 games and could potentially see more ice-time than usual with Kyle Okposo as a game-time decision.