The Washington Capitals decisively defeated the New York Islanders, 6 to 3, on March 16, 2018.

Final

NYI

Islanders

30-31-10

3

WSH

Capitals

41-23-7

6

Team

NYI

WSH

1

0

1

2

1

2

3

2

3

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

T.J. Oshie (PP) assisted by Evgeny Kuznetsov and Alex Ovechkin

0

1

2nd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Mathew Barzal (PP) unassisted

1

1

Capitals

Nicklas Backstrom (PP) assisted by Evgeny Kuznetsov and John Carlson

1

2

Capitals

Matt Niskanen (EV) assisted by Alex Chiasson and Nicklas Backstrom

1

3

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Alex Chiasson (PP) assisted by Jakub Vrana and Dmitry Orlov

1

4

Capitals

Jakub Vrana (EV) assisted by Alex Chiasson

1

5

Islanders

Brock Nelson (PP) assisted by Ryan Pulock and Jordan Eberle

2

5

Islanders

John Tavares (PP) assisted by Mathew Barzal and Ryan Pulock

3

5

Capitals

Lars Eller (EV-EN) assisted by Jay Beagle

3

6