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Islanders beat Capitals to earn home-ice in first round

Apr. 7, 2019 1:22 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Barry Trotz will again need to go through the Pittsburgh Penguins in the playoffs. A 3-0 victory by his New York Islanders against the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals on Saturday means they'll get to start that effort at home. The Islanders clinched home-ice advantage...

Trocheck, Barkov lead Panthers past Capitals 5-3

Apr. 2, 2019 12:21 AM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals still have work to do. Vincent Trocheck scored two goals, including his 100th in the NHL, and the Florida Panthers withstood a late surge to beat the Capitals 5-3 on Monday night. Washington had its four-game winning streak snapped and missed a...