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Ryan Strome #18 of the New York Islanders skates off the ice as goalie Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after the Capitals won 3-2 in a shootout at Verizon Center on February 21, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Holtby Shines as Capitals Edge Islanders 3-2 in Shootout

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the lone goal in a shootout, Braden Holtby had 30 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders 3-2 Saturday for their fourth straight victory.


Members of the Washington Capitals celebrate a second period goal in front of goalie Chad Johnson #30 of the New York Islanders at Verizon Center on November 28, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Capitals Beat Streaking Islanders 5-2

The mood in the Washington dressing room between the first and second periods was quite somber after the host Capitals blew a two-goal lead to the streaking New York Islanders in less than a minute.


Thomas Vanek of the New York Islanders loses control of the puck as Connor Carrick hits him from behind during the second period at the Verizon Center on Feb. 4, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Capitals Get Blanked by Islanders

The Islanders came out on top in a dullard of a game in which the teams seemingly tried to top each other in trying to find the best way to waste a scoring chance.


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Isles Coach Jack Capuano: ‘We Need All 20 Guys Going, And We Didn’t Have All 20’

“I thought some guys worked hard and played a good game,” Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. “Again, with our club we need all 20 guys going, and we didn’t have all 20.”


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Capitals Top Islanders in Shootout, Take Division Lead

The Washington Capitals’ long, slow comeback toward a playoff spot took another big step Thursday night with a 2-1 shootout win over the New York Islanders.


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Capitals’ Win Streak Snapped by Islanders

John Tavares broke a tie with 5:18 left to help the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Tuesday night.


UNIONDALE, NY - MARCH 09: Josh Bailey #12 of the New York Islanders misses a shot against Philipp Grubauer #31 of the Washington Capitals in the third period at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 9, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Capitals 5-2. (Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tavares’ Power Play Goals Lead Isles Past Caps

John Tavares insists he’s more concerned with wins than his own numbers. Still, the New York Islanders’ leading scorer took a moment to marvel at his 100th NHL goal and his team’s resurgent play.


New York Islanders v Washington Capitals

“Huge Victory” As Ovi Wins Crucial Game In Overtime

Washington, DC-Alex Ovechkin scored the overtime game winner as the Caps come back with three late goals to beat the New York Islanders and keep their playoff hopes alive.

106.7 The Fan–02/28/2012

Roman Hamrlik

Hamrlik, Knuble Benched Again As Caps Host Islanders

Arlington, VA-Hamrlik, Knuble benched as the Capitals host the New York Islanders in another pivotal home game as the Capitals keep their playoff hopes alive.

106.7 The Fan–02/28/2012

New York Islanders v Washington Capitals

Caps Crushed At Home

Washington, DC-The Caps get shut out for the first time this season as they fell to one of the worst teams in the NHL, the New York Islanders, 3-0 at Verizon Center.

106.7 The Fan–01/17/2012