First Round Series With Finals Intensity Box Score

Posted April 14, 2012

The AHL was just for fun. In the Stanley Cup playoffs, Braden Holtby gets serious. Credit: Mark L. Baer-US Presswire

It took nearly 83 minutes Saturday, but the Capitals snagged a road game in Boston, 2-1, which ties the series at one before heading back to Washington. No matter what happens in the rest of the playoffs, I can’t imagine it will be any more intense than this series. For whichever team survives, it should be smooth sailing afterward, right? Either that or they’ll wear each other down to the nub. Click on the image for a larger version.