Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 2-1 win over the New York Islanders in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series Monday night at Verizon Center:
John Wall, Paul Pierce, Marcin Gortat and Rasual Butler had front row seats for Monday night's Capitals vs. Islanders Game 7. Pierce even beat on the glass at an Isles player.
It was a win-or-go-home situation for the Capitals in Game 7 on Monday night at Verizon Center against the Islanders. They won. And on they move. Follow the reaction here.
Alex Ovechkin and the Capitals have made a habit of playing in Game Sevens. They have not, however, made a habit of winning them.