Instant analysis of the Capitals 5-1 win over the New York Islanders Thursday night in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference first-round playoff series at Verizon Center:
One goal in one night? Not enough for Evgeny Kuznetsov. His second goal of the night was a thing of beauty.
After winning a faceoff in the offensive zone, Evgeny Kuznetsov scored a sneaky goal to even the game at 1-1 in the first period.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 2-1 overtime win over the New York Islanders Tuesday night at Nassau Coliseum in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference first-round series: