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  1. Trotz counting on Ovechkin to be 'difference maker' vs IslesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | News-Register

    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 New York Islanders. "He's still a young man who's growing," Trotz said Monday, a day after a 2-1 overtime loss in which Ovechkin was held off the score sheet for the second time in three playoff games.

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  2. Here's your Stanley Cup playoff TV schedule for tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | MSNBC

    The Tampa Bay Lightning will look to continue their strong play in the series as it shifts to Detroit's Joe Louis Arena. The Bolts have out-shot the Wings by a combined 76-38 margin through two games, but have just the one win after Detroit was able to squeeze out a 3-2 victory in Game 1. John Forslund and Andy Brickley have the call of Game 3. The Washington Capitals are hoping captain Alex Ovechkin can break out of his slump as they look to even the series at two.

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  3. Boychuk, Islanders Out To Keep Putting The Squeeze On OvechkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | CBS Local

    ... division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Got a nose for [...] Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals waits for a faceoff during the second period against the New York Islanders in Game 3 of the ...

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

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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  5. Capitals even series against IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | 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. Trotz counting on Ovechkin to be - difference maker'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Nashua Telegraph

    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 New York Islanders. ... Subscribe or log in to read more  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 New York Islanders.

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  7. Difference maker: Boychuk doing good job shadowing OviRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | SLAM! Sports

    There has been little to separate the New York Islanders and Washington Capitals in the regular season and the playoffs so far. But the slight 2-1 game advantage the New York Islanders have been able to carve out of the Washington Capitals in their first round best-of-seven National Hockey League series has come at the expense of the Capitals best player Alex Ovechkin.

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  8. Playoff veteran Johnny Boychuk has priorities straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Newsday

    Johnny Boychuk #55 of the New York Islanders checks Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals during the second period in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 19, 2015. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Bruce Bennett A day after he made the play that everybody was talking about, Johnny Boychuk was ready to forget about it.

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  9. Kevin Klein close to returning to Rangers' defense corpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Newsday

    ... who had nine goals and 17 assists in 65 games and was a plus-24 before being hit by a shot from the Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, said the pain was lessening and his strength increasing. He likely will practice Tuesday and be checked to determine his ...

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  10. Cam Cole: Islanders' Boychuk keeps Caps' Ovechkin in checkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Vancouver Sun

    ... on Instagram and Twitter. New York Islanders defenceman Johnny Boychuk knocks down Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin during the second period of Game 3 of their Eastern Conference quarter-final series at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in ...

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  11. Capitals forward to miss two games with injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | USA Today

    ... his game-winning goal in overtime against the Washington Capitals. Game 3: Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) checks New York Islanders center John Tavares (91) into the boards. Game 3: Linesman Kiel Murchison (79) and linesman Shane ...

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  12. Capitals goalie Holtby healthy, ready for Game 3 at IslesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera celebrates with left wing Alex Ovechkin , from Russia, and center Brooks Laich after Chimera's goal during the third period against the New York Islanders in Game 2 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-3.

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  13. Boychuk doesn't want attention for his superb performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | New York Post

    Johnny Boychuk wanted to deflect the praise, but there was no hiding from the fact he acted like a shutdown cornerback on Alex Ovechkin all Sunday afternoon. "It's just your job," Boychuk said after his Islanders won 2-1 in overtime at the Coliseum, taking a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven first-round series.

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  14. Trotz calls on Caps to put difficult OT loss behind themRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | MSNBC

    ... in the series, so naturally another loss on Tuesday would push the Capitals to the brink. The pressure is on Alex Ovechkin in particular after the Islanders managed to limit him to three shots on goal Sunday. Special teams are another big X-factor ...

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  15. Experience isn't helping Capitals; lack of it isn't hurting IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Sporting News

    ... series lead over the Caps. Why make things more difficult than they should be? Tavares, the Isles' answer to Alex Ovechkin, scored 15 seconds into the fourth period at Nassau Coliseum. Nicklas Backstrom had tied the game with 6:06 in the third ...

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  16. John Tavares, Johnny Boychuk Prove How Stars' Play Will Determine Caps SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | BleacherReport

    ... game-winning overtime goal; instead, he spent most of the afternoon engulfing the superstar on the other team, Alex Ovechkin. absorbing the rubber. Three of those blocks occurred shorthanded during a 50-second span late in the second period, and it ...

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  17. Tavares scores 15 seconds into OT in leading Islanders to 2-1 win over CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Brandon Sun

    ... slot and waiting for a crowd to develop in front, Backstrom snapped a riser that banked in off the crossbar. Alex Ovechkin was in front providing a screen. The goal came while the Capitals were generating plenty of pressure. And it came 20 seconds ...

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  18. Tavares' OT goal lifts Islanders past CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | USA Today

    ... his game-winning goal in overtime against the Washington Capitals. Game 3: Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) checks New York Islanders center John Tavares (91) into the boards. Game 3: Linesman Kiel Murchison (79) and linesman Shane ...

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  19. Isles beat Caps in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | CBS Sports

    ... going to go down as one of the great defensive performances of the playoffs. His sweeping poke check to deny Alex Ovechkin a shot in the closing seconds put a wonderful exclamation point on his effort (see below). He got a standing ovation from the ...

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  20. Capitals vs. Islanders: Game 3 Live Score, Highlights for 2015 NHL PlayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | BleacherReport

    ... will try to give the home fans something to cheer about as he leads the Islanders, while the Caps will look to Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom for offense in this game.

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