Alex Ovechkin talked the talk after Sunday night’s 4-3 loss to the New York Rangers.
On Wednesday night in New York he’ll need to walk the walk.
It was a valiant effort, but after going down by three early in the third, the Caps fell to the New York Rangers 4-3 and will head back to Madison Square Garden for a winner-take-all Game 7.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 4-3 loss to the New York Rangers Sunday night in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Verizon Center:
When the Capitals win without Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom contributing offensively, they are viewed as a well-balanced team capable of going the distance.