The playoffs are the time to dig deep. Overtime in the playoffs: a time to dig deeper.
Capitals left wing Matt Hendricks, who delivered a game-high 11 hits in Wednesday nights triple overtime loss to the New York Rangers, spent Thursday afternoon spreading grass seed.
The locker room trash can at the Verizon Center overflowed with half-eaten orange slices, banana peels and power bar wrappers.
It could last one shift, one period or the remainder of the Capitals playoff run.