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According to Newsday, defenseman Travis Hamonic could return to the Islanders lineup Saturday before the team breaks for the Olympics in Sochi.
Hamonic has been out for a couple weeks now suffering from concussion like symptoms and was put on IR last week. On the season Hamonic has 9 points and 24 penalty minutes in 47 games. Hamonic is in the first year of a 7 year 27 million dollar extension he signed with the Islanders over the summer.
Capuano: 7 D for warmup, including Carkner. Forwards same. Hamonic may be ready for Saturday. #Isles
— Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) February 6, 2014