Hickey was back in the lineup on Monday, but will be replaced by Johnny Boychuk, who returns from a lower-body injury tonight in Philadelphia. This will be the third time in six games that Hickey will serve as a healthy scratch.
Boychuk (lower-body) will return to the Islanders lineup on Thursday.
Boychuk has been sidelined by a lower-body injruy since March 3rd, but will be back in the lineup in Philadelphia. Boychuk will replace Thomas Hickey and enters play with 21 points (6G / 15A) in 59 games.
Greiss allowed two goals on 30 shots in the Islanders’ loss to Nashville on Monday. Despite losing his last two starts, Greiss will make his third straight start tonight in Philadelphia. Greiss has gone 1-0-1 with a 1.95 GAA and .951 SV% in two starts vs. the Flyers this season. He comes in with a 13-10-3 record on the road.
Mayfield was in the lineup for the last four games, where he had one assist while averaging 12:56 TOI/GM. Mayfield, who has appeared 21 games with the Islanders this season, but will be scratched for Thomas Hickey tonight.
Hickey will be back in the Islanders lineup on Monday.
Hickey was a healthy scratch on Saturday, but will replace Scott Mayfield vs. the Predators. Hickey has three assists in his last six games and has totalled 19 points (3G / 16A) in 69 games this season.
Quine will be back in the Islanders lineup on Monday.
Quine was a healthy scratch on Saturday, but will replace Shane Prince in the lineup on Monday. Quine has been in the lineups for three of the last six games, picking up just one assist in 11:16 TOI/GM. He has a total of 16 points (5G / 11A) in 53 games this season.
Greiss allowed two goals on 18 shots in the Islanders’ loss to the Bruins on Saturday. Despite the return of Jaroslav Halak, Greiss will start for the second straight game. Greiss has gone 5-5-2 with a 3.20 GAA and .898 SV% in March and tonight he will take on a Predators team that has won six of their last seven.