Jim Wilkie takes a look around the league, noting the Isles have a few fantasy-useable options and the Flyers are about to get some key options back.
Alexei Yashin's ice time has been drastically cut, making him the highest-paid fourth-liner in the NHL.
New York is facing a collapse not seen since ... well, last season, as Buffalo makes a late-season charge.
Getting two of their best scoring threats back couldn't come at a better time as the Isles fight to reach the playoffs.
Michael Peca will have to continue his top form if he is going to keep the Isles in the playoff hunt.
Lou Lamoriello prefers to focus on the Devils' defense of the Stanley Cup instead of building the U.S. World Cup team.
Since their 3-0 upset in Game 1, the New York Islanders have scored just two goals while falling behind 2-1 to Ottawa.