14-11-2
3 -
Team 1 2 3 OT
WAS 0 1 1 1
NYI 0 0 2 0
2
8-15-4

Game Story

The New York Islanders were close to ending their five-game losing streak. But Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals found a win to get their second win in two days. Ovechkin's overtime winner came after Nicklas Backstrom tied the game with a short-handed score with 49 seconds left in the...

Three Stars

  1. Alex Ovechkin
    G:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:-1
    PPP:0
    SOG:7
  2. Nicklas Backstrom
    G:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:0
    PPP:0
    SOG:3
  3. Cal Clutterbuck
    G:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:0
    PPP:0
    SOG:4

Scoring Summary

2nd
8:58
Aaron Volpatti 2 (Assists: Tom Wilson 3, Martin Erat 7)
WAS 1 - NYI 0
3rd
3:59
Cal Clutterbuck 3 (short-handed) (Assists: Andrew MacDonald 7, Casey Cizikas 4)
WAS 1 - NYI 1
18:09
Thomas Vanek 8 (Assists: John Tavares 19, Kyle Okposo 17)
WAS 1 - NYI 2
19:11
Nicklas Backstrom 6 (short-handed) (Assists: Jason Chimera 11, Karl Alzner 5)
WAS 2 - NYI 2
OT
2:07
Alex Ovechkin 21 (Assists: Mikhail Grabovski 14, Nate Schmidt 4)
WAS 3 - NYI 2

Penalty Summary

2nd
11:13
Jay Beagle (Hooking - 2 min) drawn by Michael Grabner
WAS 1 - NYI 0
3rd
2:10
Pierre-Marc Bouchard (Interference - 2 min) drawn by Joel Ward
WAS 1 - NYI 0
18:50
Mike Green (Interference - 2 min) drawn by Michael Grabner
WAS 1 - NYI 2