Any time Adam Oates was asked about John Tortorella throughout the first round of the playoffs, he’d answer with short, terse responses.
Game 7 by the numbers: The Caps are 3-8 all-time in Game 7s. The Rangers are 5-5, but 0-5 in Game 7s on the road.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 2-1 win over the New York Rangers Friday night at Verizon Center:
If this Eastern Conference quarterfinal was a Grand Slam tennis match we’d be on our way to a 12-point tiebreaker.