Author | Ed Frankovic

The Caps chase Jaroslav Halak from the net in the third period to take a 3-2 series lead.

Kuznetsov Carries Caps to Game Five Rout of Islanders

April 24, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps chase Jaroslav Halak from the net in the third period to take a 3-2 series lead.

Braden Holtby stops 36 of 37 shots while Nicklas Backstrom and Alexander Ovechkin provide the Caps offense in a 2-1, OT victory.

Backstrom Ends Caps Long Drought in OT on Long Island

April 22, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

Braden Holtby stops 36 of 37 shots while Nicklas Backstrom and Alexander Ovechkin provide the Caps offense in a 2-1, OT victory.

Washington ties up the series with a relentless effort against the Islanders on Friday night.

Verizon Center Crowd and Backstrom Carry Caps to Game Two Victory

April 18, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

Washington ties up the series with a relentless effort against the Islanders on Friday night.

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Caps Play Poorly to Lose Game 1

April 16, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps come out flat in game one to lose the series opener to the Islanders, 4-1.

The Capitals are 1-5 lifetime against the Islanders in playoff series. Will 2015 be any different?

Are the Capitals Due to Beat the Islanders in the Playoffs?

April 12, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

The Capitals are 1-5 lifetime against the Islanders in playoff series. Will 2015 be any different?

Ed Frankovic

Ed has a long history in sports as a media member from 1984-1987 covering sports for The Prince George's Post-Sentinel and then did a 10 year stint as a Washington Capitals statistician (1987-1997). His favorite sports are hockey, football, and golf. Follow Ed on TWITTER: @EdFrankovic