Alex Ovechkin just scored his second goal of the series, a beautiful redirection of a John Carlson point shot.
Photo: The Gormster
We knew the first round was going to be tough as soon as the Caps drew the New York Islanders. They’re a good possession team who kept the Caps hemmed in during the regular season, even if the Caps managed to win most of those games. But I don’t know if we expected the utter 5v5 domination we’ve seen in games one and three. The Isles have just owned the darn puck during evens. There are only three paths to victory tonight:
I wanna see all three and bring a certain Enrique video into the postseason.
Islanders lead the series 2-1. The game is on CSN at 7:30 PM.
|Team||Record||Possession||PDO||Power Play||Penalty Kill|
|New York Islanders||47-28-7||53.5%||99.1||18.7%||78.0%|
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