Bailey had four shots on goal and four blocked shots in the Islanders' 4-3 overtime victory in the playoff opener versus the Penguins on Sunday.
Bailey had a quiet regular season with eight goals and 27 assists in 54 games but finished hot with seven helpers in his last seven games. The Islanders will only advance in the playoffs with contributions from all four lines and players willing to sacrifice their bodies. His four blocked shots were tied for the most in this game with Scott Mayfield, showing that Bailey understands how the Islanders will need to compete to have a shot at the Stanley Cup.
Bailey set up three goals Saturday in a 3-0 win over the Rangers.
Bailey has four assists in his last two games. The playmaker sits tied with Jordan Eberle for second in team scoring with 32 points (eight goals, 24 assists) in 49 games. His output has been modest this season, but it's right in line with his usual totals. Bailey would have 53 points over a full season at this current pace.
Bailey (undisclosed) had two goals, an assist, three shots and a plus-3 rating in Tuesday's 6-1 win over the Rangers.
The Islanders mustered just one goal during Bailey's two-game absence, but the winger's return lifted the entire offense. Bailey got the scoring started late in the first, then helped his team blow it open with an assist and another goal in the third. He's up to eight goals and 20 assists in 44 games played this season.
Bailey (undisclosed) will return to the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Rangers.
Bailey will return to action following a two-game absence. The 31-year-old winger has picked up six goals and 25 points through 43 contests this campaign.
Bailey (undisclosed) won't play in Sunday's game versus the Flyers, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Bailey will miss a second straight game as he recovers from this mystery injury. The 31-year-old has posted six goals and 19 assists through 43 games this season. Bailey's next opportunity to play is Tuesday versus the Rangers.
Bailey (undisclosed) will not suit up for Friday's tilt with the Bruins, Arthur Staple of The Athletic
Bailey was a game-time call for Monday's contest, but there hasn't been much information about what he's dealing with. The 31-year-old has scored 25 points with a plus-9 rating through 43 games this season. He'll be questionable for Sunday's game against Philadelphia.
Bailey (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision for Friday's matchup with Boston, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Bailey's status for Friday's contest likely won't be confirmed until the Islanders take the ice for pregame warmups, so fantasy managers hoping to plug him into their daily lineups should plan accordingly. He's picked up 25 points in 43 games this season.
Bailey (undisclosed) didn't finish Thursday's game versus the Bruins, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Bailey left the game in the second period and didn't get back on the ice in the third. Head coach Barry Trotz didn't have an update on the winger's status after the contest. Bailey should be considered day-to-day ahead of Friday's rematch with the Bruins -- if he doesn't play, Leo Komarov could enter the lineup.
Bailey generated a power-play assist in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win over the Rangers.
Bailey had the secondary helper on Kyle Palmieri's first goal as an Islander. The 31-year-old Bailey continues to be a solid playmaking winger with six goals and 19 assists through 42 games this season. He's added 65 shots on net, a plus-9 rating and eight power-play points, all of which are helpers.
Bailey had an assist, his 500th career point, in a 1-0 shutout victory over the Capitals on Tuesday, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Bailey is having a relatively quiet season with six goals, 17 assists, and a rating of plus-9 in 38 games. Still, he has been a mainstay on the second line with Brock Nelson and Anthony Beauvillier. Bailey has never scored more than 18 goals in a season and only eclipsed the 60-point mark once.
Bailey tallied a goal and two assists with two shots in Thursday's 8-4 win over Washington.
Bailey potted his sixth goal of the year early in the third period, stripping the puck from Nicklas Backstrom and firing it into a yawning cage. He also assisted on goals by Brock Nelson and Mathew Barzal, giving him a three-point night for the first time in over a year. Bailey has produced three goals and five assists in his last seven contests.
Bailey collected a goal and an assist with two shots in Saturday's 6-1 win over Philadelphia.
Bailey was gift-wrapped his fourth goal of the season late in the third period, intercepting a Carter Hart clearing attempt in front and depositing it into a wide-open net. Bailey also picked up a helper on Jean-Gabriel Pageau's power-play goal that opened the scoring in the first period. He's landed on the scoresheet in two of his last three games, upping his season point total to 18.
Bailey notched a pair of power-play assists in Sunday's 2-0 win over the Penguins.
Bailey had the secondary helper on Oliver Wahlstrom's tally in the first period. The 31-year-old Bailey also set up Jean-Gabriel Pageau in the second. Through 21 games this season, Bailey has collected two goals, 10 assists, 36 shots on net and a plus-2 rating.
Bailey notched two assists in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Sabres.
He helped set up both of Anders Lee's tallies on the night, including the game-winner early in the first period. Bailey has four helpers over the last two games, but on the season he's managed only one goal and eight points in 15 contests, a somewhat disappointing total given his top-line assignment alongside Lee and Mathew Barzal.
Bailey had two assists and three shots Monday in a 3-1 win over Buffalo.
Bailey made a pair of perfect feeds on re-direction goals on the doorstep, the first setting up Anders Lee to open the scoring in the first period and the second resulting in Brock Nelson's power-play strike in the middle frame. It was the first multi-point game of the year for Bailey, who also matched his season high for shots on goal. Bailey has perennially provided a goal total in the teens, but he's scored just once through 14 games in 2020-21.
Bailey collected a goal and an assist and led all players with six shots in Sunday's 4-3 overtime loss to Philadelphia.
Bailey's deflection of a Ryan Pulock point shot just 63 seconds into the third period brought the Islanders to within 3-2. It was the first goal all season for Bailey, who entered the contest with just one assist in his first eight games. He had assisted on Nick Leddy's power-play goal earlier in the night that got New York on the board. Bailey registered 14 goals and 29 points in 68 games in 2019-20.
Bailey has been removed from the NHL's COVID-19 protocol list ahead of Thursday's night's matchup with the Devils, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
Bailey was just added to the protocol list Wednesday, but he was evidently able to provide a negative test ahead of Thursday night's contest. He'll slot into his usual spots on the Islanders' second line and second power-play unit against New Jersey.
Bailey has been added to the COVID-19 protocol, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.
This explains why coach Barry Trotz was vague in describing why Bailey wasn't at practice Wednesday. If Bailey is unable to play Thursday versus the Devils, his next chance to get into the lineup will be in New Jersey on Sunday.
Bailey was added to the COVID-19 protocol list Wednesday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
It was announced earlier Wednesday that Bailey was questionable to play against the Devils on Thursday, and his placement could be the reason why. Bailey has gone pointless through the first three games of the season despite seeing a top-six role, so this comes at a tough time to be sidelined. Bailey will not be able to practice or travel with the team until he's cleared.
Bailey (undisclosed) is questionable to play Thursday versus the Devils, Laura Albanese of Newsday reports.
Coach Barry Trotz hasn't stated the exact nature of the injury. Bailey is off to a slow start this season, as he has yet to register a point in the first three games. He's been playing on a line with Jean-Gabriel Pageau and Anthony Beauvillier, but if his offensive woes continue, that could easily change.
|Last 7 Games|
|05/16||@ PIT||W 4-3 (OT)||0||0||0||-2||19:56|
|05/10||@ BOS||L 2-3 (OT)||0||0||0||+1||15:15|
|05/08||vs NJ||W 5-1||0||1||1||+1||14:50|
|05/06||vs NJ||L 1-2||0||0||0||0||17:59|
|05/04||@ BUF||L 3-4 (SO)||0||1||1||-1||16:56|
|05/03||@ BUF||L 2-4||0||1||1||-1||19:36|
|05/01||vs NYR||W 3-0||0||3||3||+3||14:02|
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