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  1. Caps, Isles collide in pivotal Game 5Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Sports Network

    ... (home) with the series tied," said Backstrom, who has recorded a goal in three straight games. Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin each recorded a goal and an assist on Tuesday, while Braden Holtby earned the win with 36 saves. Casey Cizikas had the lone ...

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  2. Nicklas Backstrom: The Capitalsa a SupermanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Washington Post

    ... 2-2 was obscured, with players standing on the bench as the play developed. Aware that Washington's top line (Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Joel Ward) had been on the ice when the game was decided, Wilson figured that the greatest goal scorer ...

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  3. Islanders denying Capitals' OvechkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    That's what Capitals coach Barry Trotz is counting on from Alex Ovechkin if Washington intends to bounce back in its first-round playoff series against the Islanders.

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  4. Islanders Can't Solve Holtby, fall in OvertimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Double G Sports

    ... the play between the pipes. Jaroslav Halak was solid, but allowed a long shot with a slight re-direction from Alex Ovechkin to get by and allowed the game winner from even further out when Niklas Backstrom found the twine on what can only be ...

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  5. Capitals even series against IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    So what if the Washington Capitals' goalie was a last-minute rookie replacement, making his second NHL appearance all season? So what if Alex Ovechkin's club had played nearly 5 1/2 periods without ever holding a lead, and was facing a two-goal hole that was getting close to putting Washington in a two-game series deficit against the Islanders? So ... (more)

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  6. NHL Playoffs: Special Teams EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Too Many Men On The Site

    Nov 26, 2014; Uniondale, NY, USA; Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin celebrates with teammates after scoring a power play goal against the New York Islanders during the first period at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports We're about halfway through the first round of the NHL playoffs, and special teams have been the story for most.

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  7. Visnovsky's status uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | USA Today

    ... next season. New York Rangers defenseman Kevin Klein left a March 11 game after being hit in the arm by an Alex Ovechkin shot. He took part in a practice on April 20. Detroit Red Wings forward Johan Franzen (concussion) went on the injured list on ...

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  8. Empty Netter Assists - Crosby, Malkin ready for Game 4 - 04-22-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Captain/forward Alex Ovechkin had a goal and an assist for Washington while goaltender Braden Holtby made 36 saves. -Islanders defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky left the game due to an undisclosed injury after being slammed to the ice by Capitals forward Tom Wilson: -Goaltender Petr Mrazek made 22 saves for the Red Wings in a 3-0 shutout of the Lightning in Game 3 .

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  9. Wednesday Caps Clips: Best of ThreeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Japers' Rink

    ... Lighthouse Hockey . The Islanders' chances in this series rely solely on shutting down the Caps' top duo of Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. Welp. [ THN ] It may be old and decrepit and broken-down and missing seats and tiny, but Nassau Coliseum ...

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  10. With series tied, Capitals return home in the drivera s seatRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... players who helped the Capitals avoid facing elimination Thursday night at Verizon Center. There was forward Alex Ovechkin, who had no trouble silencing critics with his second goal in three games, a nifty across-the-body deflection on defenseman ...

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  11. Washington leave it lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sky Sports

    Nicklas Backstrom sealed a 2-1 overtime win for the Washington Capitals as they levelled their first-round play-off series against the New York Islanders. Alex Ovechkin also scored, and assisted on the decisive goal, which came when Backstrom snapped a shot near the blue line that went through a crowd and sneaked inside the far post.

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  12. NHL Playoff CapsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' Nicklas Backstrom scored 11:09 into overtime to lift the Washington Capitals to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night, and even their first-round playoff series against the New York Islanders. Alex Ovechkin also scored and assisted on the decisive goal, which came off a faceoff to the right of the Islanders net.

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  13. Islanders call out Capitals 'idiot' who annihilated VisnovskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | New York Post

    ... that took its toll. The Islanders have been without Travis Hamonic, forcing Johnny Boychuk to chase Alex Ovechkin around and Brian Strait to play out of position. Capuano had to get even more creative without Visnovsky, who had to be helped off the ...

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  14. Backstrom seals Capitals' 2-1 overtime win over IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... group, and Capitals left wing Andre Burakovsky (65) of Austria is at far right. Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin of Russia, right, reacts, after Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19) of Sweden scored in overtime of Game 4 of a ...

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  15. Caps get even with IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night, and even their first-round playoff series against the New York Islanders . Alex Ovechkin also scored and assisted on the decisive goal, which came off a faceoff to the right of the Islanders net. Backstrom dug the ...

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  16. Capitals Tie Series in OvertimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Nicklas Backstrom scored 11:09 into overtime to lift the Washington Capitals to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday night, and even their first-round playoff series against the New York Islanders. Alex Ovechkin also scored and assisted on the decisive goal, which came off a faceoff to the right of the Islanders net.

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  17. Nicklas Backstrom's overtime winner gives Capitals split in playoff seriesRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... the Islanders ' John Tavares, who scored the winning goal two games earlier and broke his stick on the draw. Alex Ovechkin took an immediate shot that was deflected into the right corner, where Backstrom and Tavares went to go fetch it. Tavares, ...

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  18. Back-strom in it: Capitals top Isles in OT to tie seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... offense out, Barry Trotz went back to what has worked for Washington for many years, putting Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin together. That decision ended up being wise, as they combined for the Caps' two goals. The Islanders carried the play for ...

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  19. Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom come through for Caps in OT victory over IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Newsday

    ... have been saying that they needed big plays from their big players. Tuesday night, they finally got them. Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom, the team's two top scorers during the regular season, each scored a goal as the Capitals beat the ...

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  20. Playoff Analysis: Washington Capitals versus New York IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... while. Both teams have relied on improved defensive play and a solid system to make the post season this year. Alex Ovechkin has elevated his status as an elite regular season player scoring 53 goals for the season and winning the Rocket Richard ...

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