The Caps limited the Rangers to fourteen shots on goal, which on a normal night would be good. Today wasn’t normal as the Rangers put three by Braden Holtby, two in the third, to come away with a 3-1 Eastern Conference Semifinals game one win over the Caps.
Arlington, VA-The Capitals had one full practice today before they head to New York to face the Rangers in game one of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals tomorrow at 3pm.
Just a few months ago, it seemed D.C. sports couldn’t get any worse, and drastically under-delivering on expectations, the Caps seemed to have made Dale Hunter’s return to the franchise a career fatality…until the Stanley Cups Playoffs happened. A gutsy 7-game series win over the defending champs, scoring only 1 more goal than their competitors shows the Caps may finally be what we’d expected for this group for years now.
Joel Ward slammed home a rebound at 2:57 of overtime to give Washington a 2-1 victory over Boston on Wednesday night, sending the Capitals to the second round of the playoffs and ending the defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins’ hopes of a repeat.
The Washington Capitals skated for the final time this morning before tonight’s winner take all contest against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden.
Arlington, VA-Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals held one final full practice before they fly up to Boston this afternoon for the seventh and deciding game tomorrow against the Bruins at 7:30pm.
The Washington Capitals couldn’t close it out at home falling 4-3 to the Boston Bruins in overtime and will head back to Boston for a deciding game seven Wednesday.
The Washington Capitals held a full practice today a night after evening the series at two games a piece with a 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins.
The Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 to tie the series at two games a piece as Braden Holtby stopped 44 shots in the win.
Arlington, VA-The Washington Capitals, down 2-1 in the series to the Boston Bruins, play host to the Bruins tonight in game four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals for a 7:30 face-off.