Only one semi-final series goes the limit.
And it should be a great Saturday night in New York City.
A late goal by Marian Gaborik made it interesting, but this was the Caps night.
Braden Holtby made 30 saves.
Alexander Ovechkin and Jason Chimera scorfed.
Washington blocked 24 shots to six by the Rangers.
Faceoffs were 38-27.
The game had 70 hits.
Say goodnight, Kate Smith. God bless parity. Another top seed is out of the playoffs. Ilya Kovalchuk, who is having great playoffs, fired a rocket past Ilya Bryzgalov on a New
Dainius Zubrus scored twice, including the winner and an empty-netter. Martin Brodeur wons on his 40th birthday ... and gets an assist on Zubrus's second goal. The Devils had a
Mike Green, who's had a quiet series, blasted one through Henrik Lundqvist on a Washington power play for the only goal of the third period and a 3-2
After missing Game 2 with a back injury, Ilya Kovalchuk returned to the New Jersey lineup and racked up a goal and two assists in the Devils 4-3
No Ilya Kovalchuk? No problem. New Jersey dominated the home team – the Flyers went 18:30 without a shot on goal in the second period – and got three unanswered
Alexander Ovechkin, who had minimal ice time after two periods, scored on a Washington power play to break a 2-2 tie and send the Capitals home with a
Daniel Brière put the puck past Martin Brodeur twice in overtime. The second time counted. It took the Flyers only four minutes of OT to win the first game of