In “Any Given Sunday,” Al Pacino gives a speech about “a game of inches.” Sometimes that rings quite literally true, such as a moment in the second period between the New York Islanders and Washington Capitals. 117 more words
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A quick look at what games will be on what channels in today’s Stanley Cup playoff action…
Capitals at Islanders, 3:00 p.m. ET on NBC… 356 more words
Trailing 3-0 and facing elimination, the Ottawa Senators will go back to their veteran netminder tonight at home versus Montreal.
Coach Dave Cameron confirmed this morning that Craig Anderson would get the start over rookie Andrew Hammond. 91 more words
New York Islanders honour anniversary of longest playoff game with quick overtime winner against Washington Capitals
UNIONDALE, N.Y. — On the 28th anniversary of the longest playoff game in New York Islanders history, John Tavares ended one of their shortest.
Fifteen seconds was all it took from the opening faceoff of extra time Sunday. 910 more words
Islanders Defeat Capitals 2-1 in Overtime, Cal Clutterbuck Has Some Words for Alex Ovechkin After the Game
The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals today 2-1 in overtime, and took a two games to one lead in the best-of-seven series.
Islanders Captain John Tavares scored the game-winning goal 15 seconds into the overtime period, as Nikolay Kulemin’s shot was initially-stopped by Capitals Goaltender Braden Holtby — who tried to direct the rebound into the right corner, but, ultimately found Tavares’ stick with the save, who scooped it in before Holtby could recover… 92 more words