Lots to discuss with the latest Rick DiPietro development and tomorrow's trade deadline looming.

I'll update with any new developments during what is sure to be a busy day for Isles GM Garth Snow, but swing by this afternoon for all your Islanders questions...

Antti Niemi, who currently lead the Western Conference with a 2.16 GAA, is in net tonight for Chicago, who have not defeated the Islanders since December 10, 2002.

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*Josh Bailey, Jack Hillen, and Tim Jackman will all be activated off IR at noon today.

*Also, Snow will be meeting with DiPietro's doctors during tonight's game against Chicago so stay tuned for an update later tonight.