NEW YORK - News, notes and quotes as the Capitals and Rangers tee it up for Game 1 of their second-round playoff series tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Madison Square Garden:
After a first round of surprises, overtime thrillers, goalie controversies and upsets, the playoff field has been cut from 16 teams to eight.
NEW YORK - Before a puck has been dropped, a check has been made or a punch has been thrown, Capitals 21-year-old right wing Tom Wilson already has been described in the New York Post as “a predat
Caps vs. Rangers in the playoffs. Hmm, sounds familiar, doesn’t it? It should.