Description: New York winger Colin McDonald is questionable for Thursday's game against Edmonton with a strained left hip.
Insight: The winger has managed just one goal and no assists over his first five games.
3/28/2013 10:25:00 PM
Description: Colin McDonald led the Islanders with two goals Thursday night in a win over Philadelphia.
Insight: It was a very eventful night for the New York right wing. First, McDonald endured a five minute stint in the penalty box after fighting with Scott Hartnell in the first period. Later he tied the game with a goal midway through the third period. And then just a few minutes after that, McDonald potted another goal to give the Islanders their first lead. Prior to Thursday, McDonald had been held scoreless in five consecutive outings.
3/16/2013 12:12:00 PM
Description: Islanders winger Colin McDonald is questionable for Saturday's game against Florida due to illness.
Insight: He has has 10 points (4 G, 6 A), 25 penalty minutes and 35 SOG in 24 contests, but also a -3 rating.