Tampa Bay Lightning


Say what you want about Braden Holtby and Ben Bishop. Is there a goaltender you’d rather have for a Game 7 than Henrik Lundqvist?


The Capitals may be out, but cheer up! There's still another month of hockey to watch before the boring summer starts. Beaches, sun and no hockey? That sounds just terrible.


After a first round of surprises, overtime thrillers, goalie controversies and upsets, the playoff field has been cut from 16 teams to eight.


Now that the Capitals have clinched a berth in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the seventh time in eight years, who do you want them to face in the first round?

Let’s do some handicapping.