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FIG Picks: Game 5 vs. Capitals

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Leave your First Islanders Goal picks for Game 5 in D.C. here.

FIG Picks: Game 4 vs. Capitals

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Leave your First Islanders Goal picks for Game 4 here. Then breathe.

The Silver Fox

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"He's a silver fox. He's just a great, heady veteran player. He's a warrior. He came back after taking a pretty tough hit and was able to make some huge plays for us down the stretch. He obviously made a really good play on my goal. He's been great for us all year when he's in the lineup and we're happy to have him."

Kyle Okposo describes Lubomir Visnovsky after Game 3 vs. the Capitals.

FIG Picks: Islanders vs. Capitals Game 3

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Noon start! Get your First Islanders Goal pick in here.

LHH folks in D.C. for Game 2

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The playoffs bring people together.

FIG Picks: Game 2 vs. Capitals, April 17

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Leave your First Islanders Goal pick here for playoff game 2 vs. the Washington Capitals. Game time is 7 p.m. EDT.

Interesting for LHH readers, I think--

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NY Times article on advanced stats: Rags not favorites for Cup?

Watch: Brock Nelson Scores 1st for Isles in Game 1

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First goal of the series: Nice shot by Brock Nelson at 6:06 of the first period, but Braden Holtby (or his defenseman Karl Alzner) might "want that one back." gif via @myregularface

All PHT's Experts Pick the Caps including a Coin

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Halford: Capitals in 6

Brough: Capitals in 7

Dadoun: Capitals in 6

O’Brien: Capitals in 6

Tucker: Capitals in 7

Mahiban: Capitals in 6

Coin: Capitals