Canucks rookie misses game with hand injury on night that Islanders rookie has big game.
Barzal had a franchise-rookie record five assists in the Islanders' 6-4 win over the Colorado Avalanche.
Mathew Barzal had a franchise-rookie record five assists and Nick Leddy and Jordan Eberle each scored twice to help the New York Islanders beat the Colorado Avalanche 6-4 on Sunday night
It seemed like the award was Clayton Keller's to lose a few weeks into the season.
Brock Boeser suffered a lower-back injury on an awkward fall into bench.