Outlet Pass: Islanders win in overtime, Laviolette new coach of the Capitals, and more

Latest happenings around the NHL


  • Islanders defeat the Lightning in double overtime to extend the series to a Game 6. [LHH]
  • Peter Laviolette named the new head coach of the Washington Capitals. [JR]
  • Qualifying offers will be due to restricted free agents by October 7 at 5 PM./
  • Assistant general manager of the St. Louis Blues, Bill Armstrong, is the front runner to be the new general manager of the Arizona Coyotes. [AZ Coyotes Insider]/