Cernak (undisclosed) is expected to play in Friday's Game 7 versus the Islanders, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.

Cernak took line rushes in his usual spot on the second pairing with Ryan McDonagh. The 24-year-old Cernak is set to return after a two-game absence. He's racked up eight helpers in 15 playoff contests so far.

More News