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New York Islanders Photos

New York Islanders Photos

  1. Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) watches New York Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak (41) stop a shot on goal in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

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    Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) blocks a shot on goal by New York Islanders left wing Josh Bailey (12) as Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) and defenseman Jack Hillen (38) defend in the first period of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders won in overtime 3-2. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

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  2. UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 26: Cal Clutterbuck #15 of the New York Islanders and Brooks Orpik #44 of the Washington Capitals battle for the puck at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    New York Islanders center Ryan Strome (18) celebrates John Tavares's power play goal as Washington Capitals defenseman Matt Niskanen (2), goalie Braden Holtby (70) and defenseman Karl Alzner (27) react in overtime of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders won 3-2. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

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  3. New York Islanders center Ryan Strome (18) and Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) watch the puck shot by Islanders' John Tavares fly into the net to score in overtime of an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders won 3-2. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

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    UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 26: Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals is pursued by Nikolay Kulemin #86 of the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  4. UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 26: John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders is congratulated by his teammates after scoring the game winning goal with 24 seconds left in overtime to defeat the Washington Capitals at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 26: Matt Martin #17 of the New York Islanders checks Eric Fehr #16 of the Washington Capitals at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  5. UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 26: Calvin de Haan #44 of the New York Islanders and Tom Wilson #43 of the Washington Capitals battle for the puck in the second period at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2. (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    New York Islanders center John Tavares (91) celebrates his power play goal in overtime against the Washington Capitals with defenseman Nick Leddy (2) and center Ryan Strome (18) in an NHL hockey game at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, in Uniondale, N.Y. The Islanders won 3-2. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

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