Ovechkin FINALLY heads off to the Stanley Cup Final

  • Braden Holtby saved his best for last. Game 6 was his first shutout of 2017-18. Game 7 was his second. 159:27 minutes of domination.
  • Alexander Ovechkin’s game has gone to another place, courtesy of a whole new level of maturity. That snipe 62 seconds in was yet another big point in a big game. And he finally seems to have shed the thought he has to do it all in order for the Caps to win.

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NHL Playoff Observations: Don’t do it like Pacquiao (I’m talking to you, Habs and Rangers)

Just a few things that caught my eye:

  • California had Sharknado; D.C. has Killer Bees — that’s Brouwer, Beagle¬†and¬†Burakovsky. Those boys work damn hard. And they produce.
  • Big Ben chimes every 15 minutes and the sound can be heard up to five miles away. That ringing probably seems louder than that to the Habs. The bell might just toll for them tomorrow night.

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