Now that the Capitals are forced to watch the rest of the Stanley Cup playoffs, it’s fair to assume they are rooting for the same team you are.
The Capitals may be out, but cheer up! There's still another month of hockey to watch before the boring summer starts. Beaches, sun and no hockey? That sounds just terrible.
After a first round of surprises, overtime thrillers, goalie controversies and upsets, the playoff field has been cut from 16 teams to eight.
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has been called many things by opposing players and fans, but a “diver” is not one that sits well with him and on Tuesday in Pittsburgh he had a chance to respond to