Why this year's playoffs could be very different
The Caps will know their first-round playoff opponent by the end of Saturday's action.
Braden Holtby would love to follow in the footsteps of rookie goalies Ken Dryden, Patrick Roy and Cam Ward.
Click here to watch highlights from the Caps' win that clinched a playoff spot on Thursday night.
Despite the fallout that came from Brooks Laich saying they would make the playoffs, the Capitals took care of business on Thursday night against the Florida Panthers.