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Eastern Conference Final, Game 5: Lines, how to watch & open thread

Nikita Kucherov #86 of the Tampa Bay Lightning skates against Scott Mayfield #24 of the New York Islanders in Game Four of the Stanley Cup Semifinals during the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Nassau Coliseum on June 19, 2021 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Lightning 3-2. Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET — New York Islanders at Tampa Bay Lightning
Game 5, Series tied 2-2
NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS, Peacock

Lines

NEW YORK ISLANDERS

Kyle Palmieri — Mathew Barzal — Jordan Eberle
Anthony Beauvillier — Brock Nelson — Josh Bailey
Leo Komarov — Jean-Gabriel Pageau — Travis Zajac
Matt Martin — Casey Cizikas — Cal Clutterbuck

Adam Pelech — Ryan Pulock
Nick Leddy — Scott Mayfield
Andy Greene — Noah Dobson

Semyon Varlamov
Ilya Sorokin

Expected Scratches: Cole Bardreau, Kieffer Bellows, Austin Czarnik, Anatoli Golyshev, Simon Holmstrom, Ross Johnston, Otto Koivula, Dmytro Timashov, Oliver Wahlstrom, Sebastian Aho, Samuel Bolduc, Braydon Coburn, Thomas Hickey, Grant Hutton, Bode Wilde, Ken Appleby, Cory Schneider

Injured Reserve: Michael Dal Colle (undisclosed)

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING

Ondrej Palat — Brayden Point — Nikita Kucherov
Alex Killorn — Anthony Cirelli — Steven Stamkos
Barclay Goodrow — Yanni Gourde — Blake Coleman
Ross Colton — Tyler Johnson — Pat Maroon

Victor Hedman — Jan Rutta
Ryan McDonagh — Erik Cernak
Mikhail Sergachev — David Savard

Andrei Vasilevskiy
Curtis McElhinney

Expected Scratches: Alex Barre-Boulet, Mathieu Joseph, Boris Katchouk, Taylor Raddysh, Gemel Smith, Mitchell Stephens, Daniel Walcott, Fredrik Claesson, Cal Foote, Luke Schenn, Ben Thomas, Christopher Gibson, Spencer Martin

Injured Reserve: None