Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/19/14

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 07: Joel Ward #29 of the Nashville Predators looks on during warm-up prior to their NHL game against the Los Angeles Kings at the Staples Center on November 7, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. The Predators defeated the Kings 3-1. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)
With less than a minute left in regulation and leading the New York Rangers by one goal, the Washington Capitals looked as if they would edge out the Blueshirts and grab a 3-2 series lead last night at Madison Square Garden. But with 21.3 seconds left, Capitals forward Joel Ward received a four-minute penalty for high-sticking Carl Hagelin. And while the Rangers were already 0-for-3 on the man-advantage earlier in the game, they weren't going to let this opportunity slip through their fingers. Desperate to find a way past Caps goaltender Braden Holtby, the Rangers commenced a full-on assault in the offensive zone and left goaltender Henrik Lundqvist watching from the bench to create a 6-on-4 situation. As time continued to rapidly dwindle, the crowd cheered louder, hoping its energy would help the Rangers put the puck in the net. "It's awesome," Ryan Callahan said of the fans. "They supported us all night. Twenty seconds left, they're standing up chantin...
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