Nicklas Backstrom

Islanders score four straight to take Game 1 over Capitals

A three-goal third period helped the Islanders take Game 1 of their First Round series over the Capitals, 4-2. Washington had earned a 2-0 lead thanks to a pair of power play goals from T.J. Oshie, but New York’s possession dominance eventually brought the goals. The comeback began when Jordan Eberle cut the lead to [more]