Originally written on Rock the Red  |  Last updated 10/21/14

MONTREAL- NOVEMBER 28: Mike Green #52 of the Washington Capitals skates with the puck during the NHL game against the Montreal Canadiens on November 28, 2009 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Capitals defeated the Canadiens 4-3 in a shootout. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/Getty Images)
Green fiiiiires....SCAAAR! (Greg Fiume, Getty) The Washington Capitals won game two of their 2013 Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series against the New York Rangers on Saturday afternoon, prevailing 1-0 in overtime on a Mike Green power play goal.  Both teams generated chances constantly during the game and the only reason that the contest remained scoreless as long as it did was the stellar play of Braden Holtby in Washington’s net but particularly Henrik Lundqvist, who rebounded from a below-par game (for him) on Thursday to nearly steal a result for his team in this game.  Holtby finished the game with 24 stops for his first career playoff shutout as Washington took a 2-0 lead in a playoff series for the first time since the Conference Quarterfinals in 2011, when they also played the Rangers and won a series in five. How about Mike Green.  Perhaps no player on the Capitals has caught more flak than Green over the last three years other than Alex Ovechkin, and Green has s...
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