Clutterbuck scored a goal on five shots, dished four hits and added 10 PIM in Friday's 5-3 win over the Lightning in Game 3.
Clutterbuck opened the scoring with his second postseason tally 12:58 into the first period. The goal was his third point in his last five games and fourth point in 18 appearances overall. The physical winger has added 65 hits and 12 PIM in the playoffs.
Clutterbuck (lower body) had three shots and six hits in Wednesday's 2-1 loss to Tampa Bay in Game 2.
Clutterbuck went down with a lower-body injury in Game 1 but was right back in the lineup Tuesday, playing his customary abrasive game on New York's fourth line. He still has real-life utility but is not a fantasy factor. He has a goal and two assists in 17 playoff games.
Clutterbuck (lower body) will be in the lineup for Wednesday's Game 2 matchup against Tampa Bay, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
Clutterbuck was considered a game-time call while dealing with the lower-body issue, but as evidenced by this news, he's ready to assume his usual fourth-line role. The 32-year-old hasn't produced much from a fantasy perspective in the bubble, however, supplying three points and dishing out 55 hits across 12:56 of average ice time in 16 contests.
According to coach Barry Trotz, Clutterbuck (lower body) could be an option for Wednesday's Game 2 against the Lightning, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Clutterbuck, who suffered a lower-body injury during Monday's blowout loss in Game 1, will evidently be re-assessed Wednesday ahead of puck drop, which means his availability could boil down to a game-time decision. If Clutterbuck's unable to go, Michael Dal Colle or Derick Brassard will likely take his spot in the lineup.
Clutterbuck (lower body) left Game 1 against the Lightning on Monday with an injury, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Clutterbuck briefly returned for a shift in the third period but limped back to the locker room right after leaving the ice. The 32-year-old forward will be questionable for Game 2 on Wednesday.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) had one shot and two hits in a 4-0 win over Philadelphia in Game 1 on Monday.
The rugged winger missed Game 5 against Washington with his undisclosed ailment but returned Monday to log 13:29 of ice time. Clutterbuck is strictly a bottom-six role player for the Islanders and had just three goals and four assists in the regular season. He has one goal and 10 shots in nine playoff contests.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) is available for Monday's Game 1 versus the Flyers, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Considering Clutterbuck registered just one point and 10 shots in eight postseason contests prior to getting hurt, he's far from a lock for the lineup Monday. Still, the Ontario native dished out 20 hits in those games and will add a much-needed level of physicality against Philadelphia.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) won't suit up for Thursday's Game 5 against the Capitals, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Clutterbuck came into the contest a game-time decision, but the forward isn't on the ice for warmups, signaling his omission from the lineup. The veteran has just one point in eight contests this postseason while averaging 12:13 of ice time, so his absence won't affect much from a fantasy perspective. In his stead, look for Ross Johnston or Michael Dal Colle to enter the lineup on the fourth line.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) will be a game-time call for Thursday's Game 5 versus Washington.
Clutterbuck has just one point in eight contests this postseason while averaging 12:13 of ice time, so fantasy players shouldn't be banking on him producing offensively if he does stay in the lineup. In the event Clutterbuck can't play, it will be Tom Kuhnhackl or Ross Johnston who takes on a fourth-line role.
Coach Barry Trotz expects Clutterbuck (undisclosed) to be available for Thursday's Game 5 against the Capitals, The Athletic's Arthur Staple reports.
Clutterbuck exited Tuesday's Game 4 loss in the second period after getting tangled up with Washington's Radko Gudas, but whatever forced him from that contest clearly wasn't overly serious. He should skate in his usual spot on the Islanders' fourth line during Thursday's Game 5.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) sustained an injury in the second period of Tuesday's Game 4 versus the Capitals, Brian Compton of NHL.com reports.
Clutterbuck got tangled up with Radko Gudas late in the second period. At the start of the third, Clutterbuck did not join the Islanders on the bench. It's unclear how exactly the winger got hurt, and his status for Thursday's Game 5 is unknown.
Clutterbuck scored a goal on four shots and added three hits in Friday's 5-2 win over the Capitals in Game 2.
The Islanders spent a lot of time in their own zone in the third period, but Clutterbuck's goal took some pressure off by establishing a two-goal lead. It's the winger's first point in six playoff games. He's added 14 hits, seven shots on goal and a plus-1 rating.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) had three hits and two blocked shots in 9:12 during Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Canucks.
Clutterbuck missed one game with the injury. The 32-year-old winger remains at seven points with 127 hits and a plus-6 rating in 37 contests this year. He's on pace for a career-worst point total -- fantasy owners need not pay attention to Clutterbuck's performance.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) will rejoin the lineup Tuesday versus the Canucks, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Clutterbuck saw just 5:55 of ice time last Thursday due to an apparent issue and sat out Saturday versus Carolina as a result. He will retake his spot in the bottom six Tuesday, looking to make up for a lot of lost time with some physical play.
According to Andrew Gross of Newsday, Clutterbuck didn't participate in line rushes during the pregame warmups, suggesting he won't play Saturday against Carolina.
Clutterbuck was considered a game-time call against the Hurricanes, so he should have a good shot at returning Tuesday against Vancouver. Another update on the veteran forward's status should surface prior to that contest.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision for Saturday's matinee matchup with Carolina, Brian Compton of NHL.com reports.
Clutterbuck will be a true game-time decision Saturday, as he'll participate in pregame warmups before a final decision on his availability is made. If he's able to go, the 32-year-old winger will slot into a bottom-six role against the Hurricanes.
Clutterbuck (undisclosed) isn't expected to play Saturday versus Carolina, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Clutterbuck missed the third period of the Islanders 4-3 loss to Ottawa on Thursday with the injury. Coach Barry Trotz stated Friday that Clutterbuck would be doubtful to play Saturday. That is curious wording and Clutterbuck did practice Friday so perhaps this is just a bit of gamesmanship by Trotz. Clutterbuck had just returned from injured reserve with a wrist injury.
Coach Barry Trotz said Clutterbuck didn't play in the third period of Thursday's game against the Senators due to injury, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
The specifics of the injury are unclear, as Trotz said Clutterbuck was "hurting". The 32-year-old didn't record a fantasy-relevant stat over just 5:55 of ice time in Thursday's 4-3 loss. It's likely that the veteran will be monitored on a day-to-day basis, and Clutterbuck's next chance to suit up is Saturday against the Hurricanes.
Clutterbuck (personal) didn't practice with the Islanders on Monday, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
A red flag immediately went up when this news came out as Clutterbuck just returned from the IL on Saturday due to a wrist injury. The good news, however, is that Clutterbuck didn't reinjure the wrist but rather missed practice due to personal reasons, according to coach Barry Trotz. Clutterbuck is expected to play Tuesday versus Montreal.
Clutterbuck (wrist) was lifted from injured reserve and is expected to play Saturday against the Bruins, per the NHL media site.
Clutterbuck hasn't played since Dec. 19 after undergoing surgery to repair a cut on his wrist that he suffered from a skate blade. The 32-year-old is expected to draw into the bottom six, and his fantasy upside is low with seven points, 116 hits and 34 shots over 33 games.
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|09/11||vs TB||W 5-3||1||0||1||+1||15:06|
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