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Capitals2.892.3925.97%
Eastern4th3rd1st

Next Game

Mon, April 27, 7:30 PM EDT
Verizon Center
TV: NBCS
NY Islanders
at
Washington Capitals
+115
Line
-135

Leaders

IslandersCapitals
PTS J. Tavares (86) A. Ovechkin (81)
AST J. Tavares (48) N. Backstrom (60)
G J. Tavares (38) A. Ovechkin (53)

Schedule

Sat Apr 11
L 4 - 2NYR
Recap
Wed Apr 15
L 4 - 1NYI
Recap
Fri Apr 17
W 4 - 3NYI
Recap
Sun Apr 19
L 2 - 1at NYI
Recap
Tue Apr 21
W 2 - 1at NYI
Recap
Thu Apr 23
W 5 - 1NYI
Recap
Sat Apr 25
L 3 - 1at NYI
Recap
7:30 pm EDT
Today
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Preview

Standings

EAST
Metropolitan
Overall
W-L-OTL
Pts
New York53-22-7113
Washington45-26-11101
New York47-28-7101
Pittsburgh43-27-1298
Columbus42-35-589
Philadelphia33-31-1884
New Jersey32-36-1478
Carolina30-41-1171
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This the Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily Picks, where CBS hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz get you ready for every game every day of the postseason and share their predictions for each. On Monday, the Detroit Red Wings look to move on and the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders meet in a Game 7.
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Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Saturday to force Game 7 in the first-round playoff series.
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Both the Washington Capitals and New York Islanders contributed to a crazy, physical shift that ended with the Islanders scoring the go-ahead goal in the third period of Game 6.
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The New York Islanders forced a Game 7 in their first round series with the Washington Capitals in what might have been the final game at the Nassau Coliseum.
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This is the Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily Picks, where CBS hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz get you ready for every game every day of the postseason and share their predictions for each. On Saturday, the New York Islanders play what could be their final game at the Nassau Coliseum.
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Evgeny Kuznetsov was a star, but the Capitals were 'celebrities' in a 5-1 Game 5 win over the Islanders.
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Rookie Evgeny Kuznetsov scored twice, Karl Alzner added a goal and an assist, and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Islanders 5-1 Thursday night for a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
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Every night during the Stanley Cup playoffs, Eye On Hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters will bring you up to speed everything you need to know about all of the action around the NHL. Here's what you need to know about Capitals vs. Islanders Game 5.
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Islanders forward Anders Lee went right after Capitals forward Tom Wilson, perhaps in retribution for the hit Wilson delivered on Lubomir Visnovsky in Game 4.
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Caps' PA announcer Wes Johnson has something to get you ready to absolutely unleash the fury during Game 5.
Injuries
DatePlayerPos.Injury
4/02Dmitry OrlovDWrist
4/19Eric FehrRWUpper Body
3/12John ErskineDNeck
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