He doesn't want to have to think about how he's on the doorstep of playing in the Stanley Cup final. "And you just go out there and play simple hockey, and I think there's something to be said of winning games on the road where you can hear a pin drop in the crowd". While it appeared that Connelly would begin the upward trend of victory for the Caps, they were never able to get out of first gear.
To make things more puzzling, none of the games have been terribly close. "At least, I do".
With our without Backstrom in Game 4, the Capitals must limit Tampa Bay's power play. Dating back to their second-round series against the Boston Bruins, the Lightning have scored a power-play goal in eight consecutive games.
Steven Stamkos said the Lightning reclaimed it in Game 3. "He's utilizing that here in the playoffs". The only other player on the injury report is Lightning left winger Adam Erne (lower body), who is also questionable but has not played in the playoffs after seeing action in 23 regular season games. With a young guy like that, it's great that he feels that confidence out there.
Backstrom has missed four consecutive games with a hand injury, but has been ramping up his on-ice activity over the past week.
Indications are he'll return for Game 4.
"We've seen him for two years now", Lightning defenceman Victor Hedman said. "We just have to relax a little bit and stay positive". He plays in all situations. He didn't spend a season developing in the minors.
Braden Holtby (27.3 saves per game) has been the primary option in goal for the Capitals. Then a year ago, the knee injury. He centered the third line between Chandler Stephenson and Brett Connolly and worked with the first power-play unit. "We just play our game". "And here I am, 25 years later".
It's not just Point's offensive production that has stood out in these playoffs. Their first shot of the second period came at 10:11. Tampa Bay center Tyler Johnson (arm) has three goals and four assists in 13 playoff games.
But those who believe in karma are thinking he might have signed off on the Capitals' fate, especially after they lost Game 3 by a 4-2 score on Tuesday. "That's how you get success".
"Those guys have delivered when we've needed them", said Lightning coach Jon Cooper.
"Today was one of those games you feed pucks to Kuch and Stammer, pucks are going to go in", Hedman said.
"It would be pretty cool", captain Alex Ovechkin said.
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The CEO of French oil giant Total said on Thursday he "wouldn't be surprised to see US$100 per barrel" in the coming months. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $71.68 a barrel, up 19 cents, or 0.3%, from their last settlement.
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Smith shoved Al Horford in the fourth quarter of the Boston Celtics' Game 2 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers . Smith received a "flagrant foul - type 1" for his boneheaded foul on Horford with 3:49 on the clock.
An armed former student was shot at Dixon High School on Wednesday after exchanging gunfire with an officer, city officials said. Lockdown has been lifted at the other schools in the city about 80 miles (130 kilometers) west of Chicago.
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I put the group on top of everything and from there, I make choices that in my opinion are for the good of the France team. France, runner-up at the European Championship two years ago, opens its World Cup campaign against Australia on June 16.
The chain faced a public backlash and calls for a boycott after the arrest of two black men at a Starbucks in Philadelphia. The company responded very meekly to the incident by offering the man a $50 gift card, which he said was an insult.
Richardson ISD says Sidney Bouvier Gilstrap-Portley attended one day of classes at Richardson High School last fall. Gilstrap-Portley may have scammed his way in with just immunization and physical records, a district rep says.
One of Atilla's lawyers, Victor Rocco, called the 32-month sentence "fair", but said the banker would appeal his conviction. The time he spent behind bars will be deducted from the total sentence, meaning he will be free after 18 months.
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She describes her motivations as a "money scheme" and out of anger over the breakup, and testified that she threatened him. She said she lied to investigators, hospital workers and even her mother after the incident February 11.
The supermassive black hole is so powerful, that if it were at the centre of the Milky Way, all life on earth would be impossible. Luckily, this black hole is too old and too far away to affect Earth , but that doesn't make its discovery any less remarkable.
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Australian news website news.com.au reports that more than one reporter, attending an unrelated news conference, were hurt. The bombing followed separate attacks on three churches, also carried out by one family, in the same city.
European Union leaders agreed to work with Iran to try to salvage the deal, but no immediate decisions were made. His decision have left the future of the internationally signed Nuclear Deal with Iran in question.
Years after physical abuse, the emotional scars are still there, and the half-billion dollar settlement aims to help the healing. Beneath the settlement, $425 million might be paid to present claimants and $75 million might be put aside for any future claims.
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