The decisive Game 7 between the Capitals and Rangers is Saturday in New York. Halfway across town, a \”Caps Bar\” in the East Village will be full of fans Rockin\’ the Red.
Brandon Snyder couldn\’t have written the script any better.
Snyder was the Orioles top draft pick back in 2005 and had spent his entire seven-year pro career with the Birds. He played in just 16 games for the big club before being traded to the Texas Rangers in January for cash considerations.
Marc Staal scored a power-play goal 1:35 into
overtime after Brad Richards tied it in the dying seconds of regulation to lift the New York Rangers to a stunning 3-2 victory.
The Capitals are in New York for Game 5 Monday night, looking to take the lead in the series with the Rangers. Defenseman Karl Alzner says the game plan is to play simple.