Tag Archives: First Round

Canadiens Win Game 7, 3-1 Over Maple Leafs; Will Face Jets In Round 2

Photo: Andrew Lahodynsky/Getty Images The first round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs ended on Monday night at Scotiabank Arena, where the No. 4 seeded Montreal Canadiens upset the No. 1 seeded Toronto Maple Leafs by a score of 3-1 … Continue reading

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Daniel Sprong Will Likely Replace Michal Raffl In Capitals’ Lineup For Game 5

Forward Daniel Sprong took line rushes on the second line at the Washington Capitals’ morning skate prior to Game 5 of their 2021 Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series against the Boston Bruins. He skated in place of Michael Raffl, hinting that … Continue reading

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Game 5 Preview: Capitals on Brink of Playoff Elimination Sunday Against Bruins

Photo: Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals return to Capital One Arena for Game 5 of the First Round in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Sunday (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington, and USA Network). The Capitals … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Lars Eller On Game 4 Loss: “I Want To See A Different Team In Game 5 At Home. I Believe We Can Do That”

Washington Capitals center Lars Eller spoke to the media following Friday’s 4-1 loss to the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the First Round in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs. He discussed the frustrating loss and what the Capitals must … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom On Capitals’ 3-1 Series Deficit: “Tough Situation. Tough Spot. But Something We’ve Been Through Before.”

After losing 4-1 to the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoff first-round series, Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom told the media that the message coming from the leadership group is “Tough situation. Tough spot. But … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Head Coach Peter Laviolette: “It’s A Tight Series. It’s Close. The Difference Is Small. We’ve Got To Find A Way To Bring That Difference To Our Side Tomorrow.”

Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette told the media after the team’s optional practice on Thursday that center Lars Eller, who missed Game 3 of the team’s first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Boston Bruins due to a lower-body … Continue reading

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Lars Eller Skates During Capitals’ Optional Practice

Center Lars Eller, who missed the Washington Capitals‘ 3-2 double-overtime loss in Game 3 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Boston Bruins on Wednesday due to a lower-body injury, skated during the team’s optional practice.

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Bruins Beat Capitals, 3-2, In Double Overtime; They Take 2-1 Series Lead; Garnet Hathaway Records Third Point In Two Games

Photo: Adam Glanzman/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins by a score of 3-2 in double overtime in Game 3 at TD Garden on Wednesday and trail 2-1 in the best-of-seven first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series. Goaltender … Continue reading

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Game 3 Preview: Capitals Hungry to Regain First Round Series Lead Against Bruins on Wednesday

Photo: Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals visit the Boston Bruins at TD Garden in Game 3 of the First Round in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Wednesday (6:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington, and NBCSN). The series … Continue reading

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Bruins Down Capitals, 4-3, In Overtime,Tie Series; Garnet Hathaway Scores Two Times

Photo: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the Boston Bruins by a score of 4-3 in overtime at Capital One Arena on Monday night. The best-of-seven first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series is tied 1-1 and will now shift … Continue reading

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