1. Nikolay Kulemin, John Tavares Score Goal on Alex Ovechkin, Capitals

    Coaches always tell their team to play to the whistle, and there was a prime example why in the New York Islanders ' 3-1, Game 6 win against the Washington Capitals at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday...

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  2. Isles-Caps Bitter Clash Is Going Seven, Because of Course It Is

    After the buzzer blared, there was still plenty to sort out. Tangled limbs, heated words, and a pile of players still battling, as an ecstatic Nassau Coliseum crowd looked on, relishing ...

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  3. Controlling Emotions Now the Key to Winning Nasty Islanders-Capitals Series

    UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Matt Martin stood in front of his locker, the bridge of his nose black and blue with a fresh red wound peeking out from under an Islanders cap—“It happened a few games ago,” he said...

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  4. Should We Play a Game 7? YES, YES, YES, YES!

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  5. Boychuk Has Simple Message for Gm 7: 'Just Have Fun. That's It'

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  6. VIDEO: Matt Martin Unloads, Sits Troy Brouwer Down with Massive Hit

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  7. Lee Scratched for Game 6 vs. Capitals

    The New York Islanders have left Anders Lee behind as they limp into elimination Game 6 versus the Washington Capitals ...

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  8. Anders Lee out for Pivitol Game 6

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  9. Mayfield Making Playoffs Debut vs. Caps

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  10. de Haan (Shoulder) Won't Play Game 6

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  11. de Haan (Shoulder) Won't Play Game 6

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  12. Bettman: Not so Fast on Isles Coming Back to Nassau

    NHL commissioner Gary Bettman on Friday downplayed any thought of the Islanders returning to Long Island because, in his view, Nassau County's track record of trying to upgrade Nassau Coliseum is "terrible...

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  13. Isles Collapse in Game 5, Stand on the Brink

    WASHINGTON — The Islanders wanted to have a chance to seal a first-round playoff win over the Capitals on Saturday at Nassau Coliseum...

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  14. Nassau Coliseum Now Represents Best Hope for Islanders

    WASHINGTON - Now the Islanders are in a uniquely desperate situation, or desperately unique. Not only are they playing for the survival of their season, they have one game to keep Nassau Coliseum alive...

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  15. New York Islanders Hope Broken Sticks Don't Break Their Hearts

    UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- At this point, New York Islanders coach Jack Capuano seems ready to throw his hands up in the air, wondering, in futility, what he did to draw the ire of the hockey gods...

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  16. Islanders Activate Grabovski; Expected to Play in Game 5

    The New York Islanders could have a welcome addition to the lineup when they look to regain the series lead against the Washington Capitals in Game 5...

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  17. Islanders Activate Grabovski; Expected to Play in Game 5

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  18. Hickey: 'We're Right Where We Expected to Be'

    The best-of-seven series is now a best-of-three, as the Islanders and Capitals take a 2-2 series to Washington for a pivotal Game Five on Thursday night at 7 p.m...

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  19. Kyle Okposo Dominating Again and a Physical Force for Islander

    There was a time barely a few months ago when Kyle Okposo wondered if he'd be able to see again out of his left eye, much less play again. Or play a significant role in an Islanders playoff series...

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  20. Islanders' Thinning D Corps on the Verge of Being an Issue

    When Nicklas Backstrom replicated his Game 3 goal in overtime of Game 4, the Islanders officially missed an opportunity to take a stranglehold on their series against the Capitals ...

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  21. Capuano: 'Really Good Chance' Grabo Plays Gm 5

    Reinforcements are coming. The New York Islanders are in the midst of a tough battle with the Washington Capitals in their first-round playoff series, which is tied at two games apiece...

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  22. No Update on Lubo, Will Continue to Be Evaluated

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  23. Capuano: "Really Good Chance" Grabo Will Play

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  24. NHL.com: Islanders Likely to Make Lineup Changes for Game 5

    After watching the power play fail to convert three times in the second period Tuesday, New York Islanders coach Jack Capuano said to expect changes to the lineup in Game 5 of the ...

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  25. Okposo Blasts 'idiot' Wilson After Physical Outing Versus Isles

    Kyle Okposo is not a Tom Wilson fan. Wilson, a major physical presence for the Caps in their 2-1 OT win over the Islanders Tuesday night, was ripped by Okposo after dishing out big ...

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