After taking a pair of penalties in Game 1, Alexander Semin found himself on the Capitals' fourth line on Sunday.
The Capitals says they'll need to ramp up their intensity if they hope to even their series against the Rangers.
Three weeks ago Chris Kreider was at Boston College. On Saturday fans were chanting his name at Madison Square Garden.
Alex Ovechkin, Alex Semin, Nicklas Backstrom and Mike Green all were minus players in the Caps' 3-1 loss to the Rangers in Game 1.