Who: Golden Knights at Islanders
When: 4 p.m. Thursday
Where: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, N.Y.
TV: AT&T SportsNet (Cox 313/1313, DirecTV 684, CenturyLink 760/1760, U-verse 757/1757, Dish 414/5414)
Radio: KRLV (98.9 FM, 1340 AM)
The Knights visit the New York Islanders after Jonathan Marchessault recorded a natural hat trick in the Knights’ 4-3 win over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday.
The Islanders are 11-2-1 at home. New York ranks eighth in the NHL shooting 10.4% and averaging 2.9 goals on 28.2 shots per game.
The Knights are 8-6-1 in road games. Vegas has converted on 22.8% of power-play opportunities, recording 21 power-play goals.
The teams square off Thursday for the first time this season.
Mathew Barzal leads the Islanders with 23 points, scoring 10 goals and collecting 13 assists. Brock Nelson has totaled four goals and six assists over the last 10 games for New York.
Reilly Smith leads the Knights with 12 goals and has 22 points. Nate Schmidt has totaled eight assists over the last 10 games for the Knights.
LAST 10 GAMES
Golden Knights: 6-3-1
Islanders Injuries: Thomas Greiss: day to day (illness).
Knights Injuries: Cody Eakin: out (upper body).