Katie Strang is tweeting that both Andrew MacDonald and Trent Hunter are going to be out with Injuries. Hunter will miss 1 to 2 weeks with and upper body strain now leaving room for either Matt Martin or Jessie Joensuu to return to the ice for the Islanders. The bigger injury is MacDonald, who will miss 4 to 6 weeks with a broken foot. To replace him is recent acquisition, Dylan Reese, who was picked up from Syracuse before the trade deadline.