Found May 07, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Every Cap fan knew that we would see a different Ranger team now that the series has shifted to New York.  The Ranger offense had been so anemic that, logically, it could only improve.  The question would only be whether or not the Capitals could continue their defensive success.  The answer, as we learned last night, was not what we would have hoped. Prior to the game, Braden Holtby voices some of his concerns with the Capitals being “too loose” going into Game 3.  Ten minutes into the game, it seemed his concerns were unfounded.  The Caps had already killed off yet another Ranger power play and were already up 1-0 thanks to Nicklas Backstrom.  But then, the looseness seemed to arise.  And sure enough, Brian Boyle leveled the scoring as a Ranger power play expired.  A power play that the Caps had effectively limited. Continue reading "Old Habits Return in Loss"
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