Kristina Rutherford
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Capitals vs. Lightning: Seven things to know about Game 7
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This is it. Tampa Bay Lightning. Washington Capitals. Game 7. Here's everything you need to know about the Eastern Conference final-deciding contest.
Holtby confident heading into biggest game of his NHL career, again
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Energetic Capitals earn themselves Game 7 against Lightning
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After dropping the last three games and inviting the Lightning to sit in the driver’s seat in this series, the Capitals came out firing.
Lightning-Capitals Notebook: Both teams taking do-or-die approach
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Tampa became the first team in this series to win at home, in Game 5, and obviously that’s what the Capitals need to do to stay alive.
Capitals look to rally around 'leader' Niskanen in Game 6
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'Everything' guy Ryan Callahan leads Lightning to Game 5 win
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“He does everything." And in Game 5, Ryan Callahan did everything the Lightning needed to win and push the Capitals to the brink.
Lightning-Capitals Notebook: Special teams loom large ahead of Game 5
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Tampa Bay's power play and penalty kill have helped the Lightning back into this series. More in the latest notebook ahead of Game 5.
No surprise that Lightning rookie Point's success is translating to playoffs
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Lightning lock up series after Capitals' 'missed opportunity'
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As Alex Killorn cheered and skated past his Lightning teammates on the bench and got a quick succession of side-fives, the saddest organ music played in a dejected Capital One Arena where, between depressing organ notes, you could’ve heard a pin drop.