New York Islanders 2016 Playoffs
For the second home game in a row, the Islanders lost in overtime. Welcome to the NHL playoffs.
Mike and Dan have an extra session of email exchanges to discuss what's going through their heads. It's all very stream of consciousness, but these are strange times for Islanders fans.
Best guess after reports from Thursday's practices before Friday's Game 4 between the New York Islanders and Tampa Bay Lightning are minor changes for the Lightning and status quo for the Isles.
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Some of the post-game focus was on whether Brian Boyle got away with a headshot just before his Game 3 overtime winner for the Lightning, but that only came after the Islanders failed to seal the victory with 38 seconds to go.
The New York Islanders and Tampa Bay Lightning traded goals and forced overtime during the craziest period of what is shaping up to be an intense, back-and-forth second-round series.