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Braden Holtby records his 2nd career playoff shutout as the Caps take a 2-1 series lead.

Holtby Stones the Rangers in Game 3

May 05, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

Braden Holtby records his 2nd career playoff shutout as the Caps take a 2-1 series lead.

The Rangers start fast and get a trio of 1st period power plays to win game two.

Poor Start, Rangers Intimidation of Officials Dooms Caps in Game Two

May 02, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

The Rangers start fast and get a trio of 1st period power plays to win game two.

The Caps score with 1.3 seconds remaining to grab a 1-0 series lead over the Rangers

Alex Ovechkin Delivers in Caps Game 1 Victory

April 30, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps score with 1.3 seconds remaining to grab a 1-0 series lead over the Rangers

The Caps play their best hockey of the series in game 7 to advance to the second round.

Caps Game 7 Win Validates Off Season Moves

April 28, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

The Caps play their best hockey of the series in game 7 to advance to the second round.

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?

Braden Holtby goes 88 for 88 against the Bruins this season.

Holtby Stones the Bruins Again in Caps Victory

April 08, 2015 | Ed Frankovic

Braden Holtby goes 88 for 88 against the Bruins this season.