News, notes and quotes as the Capitals reflect on Wednesday night’s 2-1 win over the New York Rangers, which moved them within one victory of clinching a berth in the Eastern Conference Finals for
André Burakovsky's first postseason goal couldn't have come at a better time. Late in the second period, the 20-year-old rookie fired a wrister to tie the game up at one a piece.
Capitals star Alex Ovechkin has been nominated for the NHL's Hart Trophy for the fourth time in his career, the league announced on Wednesday night.
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.