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Lightning want to keep charging

The Lightning want to keep their momentum rolling into Game 5 against the Red Wings, but aren't having much luck so far.

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Rapid Reaction: Islanders 3, Capitals 1

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- The New York Islanders downed the Washington Capitals 3-1 in Game 6 at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday, forcing a Game 7 in Washington, D.

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Breaking down the Capitals' Game 5 (0:30)

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Lightning without a shot for over 20 min

Tampa Bay went without a shot on net for over 20 minutes, so it's not a surprise that the Red Wings have the lead. The series is tied 2-2. Follow live

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Red Wings score late in the first

With less than 30 seconds to go before the first break, Detroit passed around until Riley Sheahan scored on a one-timer. The Red Wings lead the Lightning 1-0 and the series is tied at 2. Follow live

Scraping in Tampa

The Red Wings and Lightning got into in in the first period of Game 5. Goalie Ben Bishop ended up getting knocked down but looks to be OK. Game is scoreless and series is tied. Follow live

Red Wings at Lightning, 6 ET (Tied 2-2)
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Tyler Johnson, at only 5-foot-9, is the top scorer in the series with 4 goals and 5 points. His Lightning are looking to take command of the series at home. Follow live

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Final: Islanders 3, Capitals 1
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The Islanders rode an emotional Nassau Coliseum crowd to get the win. Washington is now 0-4 in Game 6s with a shot to close out a series in the Alex Ovechkin era. Game 7 is Monday in Washington. Box score

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#RockTheRed @washcaps

Islanders ice the puck, followed by a huge collision between Orpik and Nelson. Faceoff next to Halak, 2:49 left in the 3rd. #CapsIsles

Isles takes lead on Kulemin's goal
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Nikolay Kulemin scored off assists from Nick Leddy and John Tavares to put New York ahead 2-1 in the 3rd. Tavares absorbed a hard hit into the boards from Alex Ovechkin during the scramble. The Islanders are looking for their first win when facing elimination since 2002. Follow live

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Second intermission at Nassau Coliseum. Isles 1, Caps 1. Hopefully there's more than 20 minutes left in the building's NHL history.

Isles depleted D gets worse
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Matt Donovan was called for unsportsmanlike conduct and is given a 10-minute misconduct. He leaves the ice, escorted by an official and seems livid. He slammed his stick along glass on the way out. Islanders still tied with Caps, 1-1.

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Hit 'em up style
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This Islanders-Capitals game has a hard-hitting feel early. One period in the books and the teams have already combined for 37 hits, many coming in Washington's zone. Game is tied 1-1 and Caps lead the series 3-2.

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