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Trotz counting on Ovechkin to be ‘difference maker’ vs Isles

New York Islanders' Nikolay Kulemin, left, tries to get the puck away from Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin during the first period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Uniondale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Alex The Great can be better.

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Tavares scores early in OT in Isles’ 2-1 win over Caps

New York Islanders' Lubomir Visnovsky, right, celebrates with Kyle Okposo (21) after Okposo scored during the second period of Game 3 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the Washington Capitals, Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Uniondale, New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Islanders captain John Tavares scored 15 seconds into overtime to lift New York to a 2-1 win in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.

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Capitals goalie Holtby healthy, ready for Game 3 at Isles

Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) celebrates with left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, and center Brooks Laich (21) after Chimera's goal during the third period against the New York Islanders in Game 2 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-3. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Capitals goalie Braden Holtby wasn’t sure what felt worse: Sitting out a playoff game because of an illness, or watching the Capitals fall behind the New York Islanders by two goals before rallying for a victory.

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Rex Ryan needles Brady; dismisses Amaro’s accusations

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady throws the ceremonial first pitch as Patriots  head coach Bill Belichick watches prior to the home opener baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Washington Nationals at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, April 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Rex Ryan couldn’t resist an opportunity to needle New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

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