After last night's game, Scott Gordon announced that Rick DiPietro would get the start against Philadelphia tonight.
Defenseman Milan Jurcina will not play tonight because of a hamstring injury suffered in last night's game.
No morning skate for the Islanders, who will try to snap a three-game skid against a Flyers team who has given them lots of trouble over the past two years.
Nik Zherdev was a healthy scratch for Philly last night...we'll see if he's back in the lineup tonight.
*Also, injured Islanders forward Kyle Okposo will be on Hockey Night Live tonight at 9:30, joining host Bill Pidto and analaysts Ron Duguay and Ken Daneyko
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