After a long absence, one former Cap is ready to return to face his old team.
Nicklas Backstrom's clutch performance against the Islanders is drawing praise from the Caps, even if nobody else seems to notice.
Tuesday night saw the Wizards and Capitals win playoff games while the Nationals beat the Cards with a walk-off home run in extra innings. It was spectacular. It was a blast to watch. Best night ever though? No, don't get carried away.