Daily Archives: July 7, 2015

5th-seeded ’14-’15 Capitals Blow 3-0 Series Lead, But OT Winner from Orpik in Game 7 Leads Them Over 4th-seeded ’85-’86 Capitals

The 5th-seeded ’14-’15 Capitals started the series with a blowout win in Game 1, 6-1. They scored four goals in the first period alone, including two from Alex Ovechkin. Then, in Game 2, they needed just two goals from Nicklas … Continue reading

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8th-seeded ’08-’09 Capitals Defeat Top-seeded ’97-’98 Capitals in Five Games as Top Line Dominates

The reigning representatives began this series by exploding for eight goals in Game 1. The 8th-seeded ’08-’09 Capitals had ten players register a point in the win and six of them posted multi-point games. Nicklas Backstrom led all players with … Continue reading

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