May 11, 2013
Business as usual as Caps look to bounce RangersWashington heads to MSG up 3-2 looking to polish off series
By KEN WIEBE, QMI Agency
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Washington Capitals are trying to take a business-as-usual approach as they head to Madison Square Garden on Sunday with a chance to eliminate the New York Rangers from the playoffs.
The Capitals lead the best-of-seven series 3-2 and would prefer to avoid a Game 7 back at Verizon Center on Monday night.
“You battle so hard through the regular season to try and get home-ice advantage,” said Capitals winger Troy Brouwer. “Just in case there is a Game 7, you’d like to have the home crowd, the home familiarity of (sleeping in) your own bed the night before as an advantage.