For the next five days CSNWashington.com will continue our team-by-team look at the three divisions in the Eastern Conference.
Somehow, you just knew it would come to this.
Game 7. In Boston. The defending Stanley Cup champions against the Little Engines That Think They Can.
Nicklas Backstrom is the first to admit that after missing three months and 40 games with a concussion, he was a little gun shy when he returned to the Capitals lineup on March 31.
BOSTON -- Bruins center David Krejci never saw it coming.
BOSTON Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as we dissect the Capitals 1-0 overtime loss to the Bruins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Thursday night at TD Garden: