Now that the Capitals have clinched a berth in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the seventh time in eight years, who do you want them to face in the first round?
Let’s do some handicapping.
The Philadelphia Flyers looked like longshots to make the playoffs and early Monday morning it appears they decided to throw in the towel.
On paper, Justin Peters vs. Brian Elliott was the NHL’s equivalent of David vs. Goliath.
The hats were falling from the rafters like giant snowflakes and Nicklas Backstrom seemed to hardly notice.
Coach Barry Trotz shares what moment changed the game for the Capitals against the Lightning.