Simon returns from suspension, Islanders expect to play him 6-8 minutes
UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- Chris Simon's latest one more chance started Thursday night when he returned to the New York Islanders lineup against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Simon was back at the scene of the crime -- in this case multiple crimes -- after serving a 30-game ban for stomping on the leg of Pittsburgh's Jarkko Ruutu in December at Nassau Coliseum.
The rugged and sometimes out-of-control left winger has played 26 games this season and missed 35 due to a pair of suspensions.
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