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Islanders still think they can catch division-leading Capitals

The teams meet for the fourth and final time in the regular season on Monday night at Capital One Arena after the Islanders opened this two-game trip and stretch of six of seven on the road with a on Saturday night. Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin still needs two goals to become the eighth player in NHL history to reach 700 after being held off the scoresheet in Saturday’s 7-2 loss to the visiting Flyers.