Originally written on The Hockey House  |  Last updated 11/15/14

SAN JOSE, CA - JANUARY 09: Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the San Jose Sharks walks through the tunnel on his way to the ice for their game against the Detroit Red Wings at HP Pavilion on January 9, 2010 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Tuesday night saw the Islanders winning an absolutely essential game 3-2 in the nation’s capital. Halfway through the first period, they were up 2-0, only to see their lead slip away on an especially questionable second goal that Evgeni Nabokov needed to stop. So it was another game, another blown lead– the sixth 2+ goal [...]
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