It’s not uncommon for public figures to place friendly wagers when their local sports teams do battle in big games.
The top two teams in the Metropolitan Division during the regular season will meet in the second-round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs with a berth in the Eastern Conference Finals at stake.
With the Stanley Cup Playoffs set to begin Wednesday, CSNWashington.com is previewing each of the eight first round matchups.
NEW YORK (M2) VS. PHILADELPHIA (M3)
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Rick Nash scored a go-ahead goal early in the third period and the New York Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Saturday night.