Islanders302 -- 5Capitals111 -- 3

FIRST PERIOD

Scoring: 1, N.Y. Islanders, Yashin 2 (Lukowich, Satan), 2:10. 2, N.Y. Islanders, Hunter 1 (Blake, Nilsson), 3:13. 3, N.Y. Islanders, Blake 3 (Kvasha, Lukowich), 8:24 (sh). 4, Washington, Bradley 1 (Ovechkin, Eminger), 9:42. Penalties: Sopel, NYI (delay of game), 7:36; Heward, Was (hooking), 11:20; Hunter, NYI (elbowing), 13:04; Morrisonn, Was (roughing), 13:04; Witt, Was (tripping), 13:29; Asham, NYI, major (fighting), 15:33; Witt, Was, major (fighting), 15:33; Halpern, Was (tripping), 19:05.

SECOND PERIOD

Scoring: 5, Washington, Eminger 2 (Willsie, Zubrus), 7:52. Penalties: Martinek, NYI (hooking), 5:45; Sykora, Was (interference), 10:37; Willsie, Was (high-sticking), 15:46.

THIRD PERIOD

Scoring: 6, N.Y. Islanders, Nokelainen 1 (Kvasha), 1:03. 7, N.Y. Islanders, Parrish 1 (Nokelainen, Kvasha), 3:23. 8, Washington, Bradley 2 (Zubrus), 19:23. Penalties: Zubrus, Was (holding), 3:53; Parrish, NYI (hooking), 7:22; Niinimaa, NYI (delay of game), 10:19; Witt, Was (interference), 12:33; Blake, NYI, minor-major (slashing, fighting), 14:23; Clymer, Was, major (fighting), 14:23.

SHOTS ON GOAL

Islanders 141520 -- 49Capitals 61211 -- 29 Power-play opportunities: N.Y. Islanders 0 of 7; Washington 0 of 5. Goalies: N.Y. Islanders, DiPietro (15 shots-13 saves), Snow 1-0-0 (11:09 Second, 14 shots-13 saves). Washington, Johnson 0-1-0 (49 shots-44 saves). A: 10,394 (18,277). T: 2:29.