NHL Western Conference Semifinals Vancouver Canucks vs Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago Blackhawks' Troy Brouwer (from left), Jonathan Toews, Cam Barker and Patrick Kane celebrate Kane's goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the first period of game 6 of the 2009 NHL Western Conference Semifinals at the United Center in Chicago on May 11, 2009. (UPI Photo/Brian Kersey)
A power-play goal from Dan Girardi in the first minute of the third period put New York in front Wednesday and the Rangers went on to nip Washington 4-3.
Alex Ovechkin and Troy Brouwer each scored twice Saturday and the Washington Capitals continued their hot April with a 5-1 pasting of Montreal.
Alex Ovechkin and Martin Erat each logged a goal and an assist Tuesday and the Washington Capitals rolled to their eighth straight win, 5-1 over Toronto.
Troy Brouwer scored Washington's first and last goal Thursday and the Capitals extended their winning streak to six games by downing Carolina 3-1.
Mike Green scored in the final minute of regulation and Alex Ovechkin notched a shootout winner Saturday in Washington's 4-3 comeback win over Buffalo.
Braden Holtby shut out Winnipeg for the second time in a row while making 20 saves Thursday, carrying Washington to a 4-0 win over the Jets.
Troy Brouwer notched the go-ahead goal and added an assist Sunday in the Washington Capitals' 5-3 victory over reeling Buffalo.
Braden Holtby earned his third shutout of the season Saturday, notching 35 saves in the Washington Capitals' 3-0 win over Winnipeg.
Alex Ovechkin's 11th career hat trick powered the Washington Capitals to a 5-1 victory over New Jersey Saturday.
Eric Fehr scored a pair of goals Thursday and the Washington Capitals beat Tampa Bay 4-3 to hand the Lightning their sixth straight loss.