It could last one shift, one period or the remainder of the Capitals playoff run.
Dale Hunter would never let a little media pressure have an influence on his coaching decisions, now would he?
With their split in New York, the Capitals gained home-ice advantage on the Rangers in what is now a best-of-five second-round playoff series.
Whats it mean? Probably not much.
With Dale Hunter there are not a lot of gray areas when it comes to the way he uses Alex Ovechkin.