Donovan, Nilsson down

With Lubomir Visnovsky and Evgeni Nabokov back from their assorted injuries, the Islanders sent Matt Donovan and Anders Nilsson down. This appears to make Donovan eligible to play during the Olympic break, based on those guidelines Lindsay Kramer had — after tonight, he could play no more than 15 of the Isles’ last 20 — but will try to double-check that.

Meanwhile, there’ll be two Islanders draft picks on the AHL all-star team: Brenden Kichton

Michael Fornabaio