Jakub Skarek

Jakub Skarek

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 3"/192 lbs
Born: Jihlava, Czech Republic
Draft: 2018 3rd round (72nd pick) by the
  • The Canadian Press

    Canadiens forward Gallagher, defenceman Niku enter NHL's COVID protocol

    Montreal Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher and defenceman Sami Niku have entered the NHL’s COVID-19 protocol. The Canadiens said Thursday both players are being monitored closely by team doctors. Gallagher and Niku are the first Montreal players to enter the league's protocol this season, though former Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin tested positive for COVID-19 on Nov. 19 while still with the club. Both the Ottawa Senators and New York Islanders have had games postponed this year due

  • The Canadian Press

    NHL clears Islanders to return to action after two games postponed due to COVID-19

    NEW YORK — The New York Islanders have been cleared to resume playing after two of their recent games were postponed due to COVID-19. The NHL postponed the Islanders' games Sunday against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden and Tuesday at Philadelphia after an eighth player entered the league's COVID-19 protocol, joining a list that included captain Anders Lee and top scorer Josh Bailey. The Islanders next play Thursday against visiting San Jose. The NHL said it is in the process of re

  • The Canadian Press

    New York hosts San Jose on 4-game home slide

    San Jose Sharks (12-9-1, second in the Pacific) vs. New York Islanders (5-10-2, eighth in the Metropolitan)Elmont; Thursday, 7:30 p.m. ESTFANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Islanders -114, Sharks -106BOTTOM LINE: New York takes on San Jose looking to end its four-game home skid.The Islanders are 0-4-0 at home. New York is last in the Eastern Conference averaging just 2.6 assists per game. Kyle Palmieri leads them with six total assists.The Sharks are 7-5-0 on the road. San Jose averages 8.6 penalty minute