Islanders blow 3-goal lead in demoralizing loss to Capitals

ELMONT — As of late, the New York Islanders are finding different ways to outclass themselves in the loss department — and Monday night at UBS Arena might have been their most demoralizing outcome, yet.

Dmitry Orlov was forgotten in overtime, opening a chance for him to pop the overtime winner for the Washington Capitals in a 4-3 victory over an Islanders team (23-18-4) that possessed a three-goal lead midway through the second period. 

“They were pissed off after we went up three,” forward Hudson Fasching, who scored the Islanders’ third goal of the night, said. “They started playing a lot more physical. I think that changed the pace of the

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