Patrice Bergeron


As members of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association, we are asked to vote on the NHL’s Most Valuable Player, top defenseman, top rookie, top defensive forward, most gentlemanly player and i


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BOSTON The Capitals heart-thumping, nail-biting 2-1 overtime victory against the Boston Bruins was more than just a springboard into the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.


BOSTON Joel Ward shoved a Mike Knuble rebound under Tim Thomas with 2:57 gone in the first overtime, sending the Capitals to an impressive 2-1 victory over the Bruins in front of a stunned sellout