After two overtime clashes, the latest a 2-1 Washington win Saturday in double overtime, here is what we know about this first-round series.
Braden Holtby, Washington’s third-string goalie, is legit.
The Bruins need their skilled line of Milan Lucic, David Krejci, and Rich Peverley to get their legs, hands, and heads in synch.
And this series, assuming no alterations in game plans, will be an all-defense, buttoned-down war of attrition.
Holtby was the primary reason the Capitals were in Game 1 until Chris Kelly’s overtime winner. Holtby, far less busy in Game 2, saw his teammates click into gear.
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