[08 -12 – 16] St. Louis Blues Vs New York Islanders [NHL – 2016/17]: Competition Data, Live Broadcasters & Recent Stats

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Thursday, December 8th, 2016 | 0

Three times finalist St. Louis Blues reached the final of Stanley Cup championship consecutively thrice times in 1968, 1969 and 1970 but unfortunately did not able to take the trophy. Since 1097, they yet to make any final appearances but in last season of NHL competition, they reached to the playoff round by showing amazing skills. They could take the title that time also but luck was not at their side. They played total 82 matches like rest of the franchise teams where won 49 matches and rest 24 matches was lost. Now, in ongoing season, they are in good form and have possibility to win the title and they are looking forward to do it. Now, they are going to play their next match in this ongoing NHL 2016/17 tournament against New York Islanders. Let’s see their upcoming competition data below.

The upcoming NHL match between two different divisions teams St. Louis Blues and New York Islanders will be executed in 8th December, 2016 Thursday and the game will just start at 19:00 (ET). The competition will be hosted at the current home ground of New York Islanders named Barclays Center which is situated in Brooklyn, New York. However, the ground has 15,795 seats capacity. Since the foundation of Barclays Center in 2015, Islanders is using it as the home venue.

St. Louis Blues Vs New York Islanders

FS – MW and MSG+ will live broadcast the match between Blues and Islanders officially.

The upcoming opponent of Blues named Islanders is also a regular contender of NHL tournament since the foundation in 1972 and they have successfully made five times Stanley Cup final appearances and won the title consecutively four times in 1980, 1981, 1982 and 1983 where in last time in 1984 they became runner up. But however, in last season of NHL, they did make to the playoff stage but failed to make it to the final. They played 82 matches where won 45 of them in last season. But in this season, they are consecutively showing poor performance and already played 25 matches and won only ten of them.

Though, according to the current stats, St. Louis Blues are in great form and they have won four matches out of their last five. Though, upcoming competition against Islanders will be their first head to head battle and it will be their away match. On the other hand, New York Islanders also won four matches out of their last five competition and they will play their next match in their home venue. So, the match would be hard for Louis Blues.

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