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Isles morning skate; last pre-season game vs. Devils tonight

 Trent Hunter is back practicing with the team during the Isles morning skate at Iceworks in Syosset (the team will bus to Newark this afternoon). Richard Park and Tim Jackman are both not on the ice, but they are healthy. Scott Gordon said yesterday that he knows what he has seen from the two of them during training camp and will give them the last exhibition game off. This also means Gordon will get one last look at some of the bubble guys trying to crack the lineup.

Pretty much the same lines as yesterday, save for the Jackman-Park-Okposo line (instead Okposo is working out with Trent Hunter and assistant coach Scott Allen).






UPDATE: Nate Thompson just left the ice after getting nailed in the ear with a puck but he appears to be OK.



Tags: Trent Hunter , Kyle Okposo , John Tavares

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