NHL Stanley Cup Final: Game 2

After the exhausting 4-3 triple-overtime game, the Bruins take on the Blackhawks for Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final.


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FILE - In this May 31, 2017, file photo, Nashville Predators' Austin Watson (51) plays against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game 2 of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals hockey game, in Pittsburgh. Police in Tennessee have arrested Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson on a charge of domestic assault. Franklin Police Lt. Charles Warner said Watson was arrested Saturday evening, June 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
Predators' Watson charged with domestic assault
FILE - In this May 31, 2017, file photo, Nashville Predators' Austin Watson (51) plays against the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game 2 of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals hockey game, in Pittsburgh. Police in Tennessee have arrested Nashville Predators forward Austin Watson on a charge of domestic assault. Franklin Police Lt. Charles Warner said Watson was arrested Saturday evening, June 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, File)
Washington Capitals right wing Devante Smith-Pelly, right, and right wing Tom Wilson stretch during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Capitals close to shot-blocking their way to Stanley Cup
Washington Capitals right wing Devante Smith-Pelly, right, and right wing Tom Wilson stretch during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, right, talks with right wing T.J. Oshie during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Capitals close to shot-blocking their way to Stanley Cup
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, right, talks with right wing T.J. Oshie during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz, left, talks with center Chandler Stephenson during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Cup Final is bittersweet validation for fired Hershey coach
Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz, left, talks with center Chandler Stephenson during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, center, makes a stick save on shot by Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch, left, as defenseman John Carlson watches during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Holtby's playoff dominance goes beyond 'the save'
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, center, makes a stick save on shot by Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch, left, as defenseman John Carlson watches during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, right, makes a stick save on shot by Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Holtby's playoff dominance goes beyond 'the save'
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, right, makes a stick save on shot by Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov, of Russia, winces after a check by Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup on Finals Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Kuznetsov skates in Capitals' practice for Game 3 vs Vegas
Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov, of Russia, winces after a check by Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup on Finals Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov, right, of Russia, winces as he is checked by Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals pm Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out
Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov, right, of Russia, winces as he is checked by Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals pm Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, celebrates his goal with teammates at the bench during the second period in Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, celebrates his goal with teammates at the bench during the second period in Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Washington Capitals center Lars Eller celebrates his goal against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out
Washington Capitals center Lars Eller celebrates his goal against the Vegas Golden Knights during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Fans watch Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, of Sweden, warm up for Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out
Fans watch Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, of Sweden, warm up for Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, celebrates his goal in front of fans during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, celebrates his goal in front of fans during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore, left, celebrates his goal with center Jonathan Marchessault, center, and center William Karlsson, of Sweden, during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out
Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore, left, celebrates his goal with center Jonathan Marchessault, center, and center William Karlsson, of Sweden, during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury gives up a goal to Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Caps ready to roll in Stanley Cup Final if Kuznetsov is out
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury gives up a goal to Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
An actor dressed as a knight performs during a show prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Road warriors? Vegas hopes for boost as Cup Final goes to DC
An actor dressed as a knight performs during a show prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Members of the Washington Capitals warm up prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Road warriors? Vegas hopes for boost as Cup Final goes to DC
Members of the Washington Capitals warm up prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights fans cheer as players warm up for Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Road warriors? Vegas hopes for boost as Cup Final goes to DC
Vegas Golden Knights fans cheer as players warm up for Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Fans dressed as Elvis Presley take selfies prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Road warriors? Vegas hopes for boost as Cup Final goes to DC
Fans dressed as Elvis Presley take selfies prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
A fan tries to climb over the glass during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Road warriors? Vegas hopes for boost as Cup Final goes to DC
A fan tries to climb over the glass during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights left wing Erik Haula, left, and Washington Capitals center Lars Eller vie for the puck during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Column: Big hits, big goals and a big win for Capitals
Vegas Golden Knights left wing Erik Haula, left, and Washington Capitals center Lars Eller vie for the puck during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith, left, jumps out of the way of a shot that was stopped by Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Column: Big hits, big goals and a big win for Capitals
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith, left, jumps out of the way of a shot that was stopped by Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, right, stops a shot by Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Column: Big hits, big goals and a big win for Capitals
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby, right, stops a shot by Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Members of the Washington Capitals celebrate after they defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Column: Big hits, big goals and a big win for Capitals
Members of the Washington Capitals celebrate after they defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, left, shoves down Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, left, shoves down Vegas Golden Knights center Cody Eakin during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith, left, jumps out of the way of a shot that was stopped by Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith, left, jumps out of the way of a shot that was stopped by Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals center Lars Eller, left, celebrates his goal with defenseman John Carlson, center, and left wing Andre Burakovsky, of Austria, during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Washington Capitals center Lars Eller, left, celebrates his goal with defenseman John Carlson, center, and left wing Andre Burakovsky, of Austria, during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury lies on the ice after stopping a shot by Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, of Sweden, during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Bruce Bennett/Pool via AP)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury lies on the ice after stopping a shot by Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, of Sweden, during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Bruce Bennett/Pool via AP)
Washington Capitals, right, celebrate a goal by defenseman Brooks Orpik as Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch skates away during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Washington Capitals, right, celebrate a goal by defenseman Brooks Orpik as Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch skates away during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, right, deflects a shot by Washington Capitals left wing Jakub Vrana, of the Czech Republic, during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, right, deflects a shot by Washington Capitals left wing Jakub Vrana, of the Czech Republic, during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, stands on the ice during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, stands on the ice during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between the Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights left wing William Carrier, left, and right wing Ryan Reaves joke around during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between Vegas and the Washington Capitals is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Vegas Golden Knights left wing William Carrier, left, and right wing Ryan Reaves joke around during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between Vegas and the Washington Capitals is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch, right, shoves Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Alex Tuch, right, shoves Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby removes the puck from inside the goal after Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore scored during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Bruce Bennett/Pool via AP)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby removes the puck from inside the goal after Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore scored during the second period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Bruce Bennett/Pool via AP)
Vegas Golden Knights center Ryan Carpenter, right, tries to get a shot past Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Vegas Golden Knights center Ryan Carpenter, right, tries to get a shot past Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, right, falls to the ice after being checked by Vegas Golden Knights center Jonathan Marchessault during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Holtby spectacular as Caps beat Knights to even Cup Final
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson, right, falls to the ice after being checked by Vegas Golden Knights center Jonathan Marchessault during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, right, stands in the crease after Washington Capitals center Lars Eller, left, scored on him during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Bruce Bennett/Pool via AP)
Knights outworked by Capitals in Game 2, take rare home loss
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, right, stands in the crease after Washington Capitals center Lars Eller, left, scored on him during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Bruce Bennett/Pool via AP)
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a glove save during the third period in Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Knights outworked by Capitals in Game 2, take rare home loss
Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury makes a glove save during the third period in Game 2 of the team's NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals against the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith, left, collides with Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Reilly Smith, left, collides with Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights left wing James Neal, left, collides with Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Vegas Golden Knights left wing James Neal, left, collides with Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights left wing James Neal, left, collides with Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Vegas Golden Knights left wing James Neal, left, collides with Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson during the third period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals left wing Jakub Vrana, left, of the Czech Republic, and Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore scuffle during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Washington Capitals left wing Jakub Vrana, left, of the Czech Republic, and Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Shea Theodore scuffle during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, left, of Russia, puts Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb into the boards during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, left, of Russia, puts Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Brayden McNabb into the boards during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Vegas Golden Knights left wing James Neal, back center, celebrates his goal with left wing Erik Haula as Washington Capitals defensemen Dmitry Orlov, left, of Russia, and Michal Kempny, of the Czech Republic, stand nearby during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Vegas Golden Knights left wing James Neal, back center, celebrates his goal with left wing Erik Haula as Washington Capitals defensemen Dmitry Orlov, left, of Russia, and Michal Kempny, of the Czech Republic, stand nearby during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Fans arrive for Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Fans arrive for Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Chance, the Vegas Golden Knights mascot, arrives in a Batmobile prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Chance, the Vegas Golden Knights mascot, arrives in a Batmobile prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights fans cheer outside T-Mobile Arena prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights fans cheer outside T-Mobile Arena prior to Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals scuffle during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals scuffle during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Fans wait to get in for Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
The Latest: Vegas has not lost consecutive playoff games yet
Fans wait to get in for Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals between the Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Ryan Reaves skates during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between Vegas and the Washington Capitals is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Reaves bolstering Vegas' fourth line with smarter play
Vegas Golden Knights right wing Ryan Reaves skates during practice Tuesday, May 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. Game 2 of the Stanley Cup NHL hockey finals between Vegas and the Washington Capitals is scheduled for Wednesday. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Las Vegas Golden Knights' Tomas Tatar (90) celebrates with Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (41) after Tatar scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
Oddsmaker Vaccaro to wanna be bookies: It's not easy money
Las Vegas Golden Knights' Tomas Tatar (90) celebrates with Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (41) after Tatar scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) crashes into Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Wilson was penalized on the play. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Lightning desperate to fix problems down 0-2 to Capitals
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) crashes into Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Wilson was penalized on the play. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) celebrates with center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92) after Ovechkin scored against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the third period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. The Capitals won the game 6-2. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Lightning desperate to fix problems down 0-2 to Capitals
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) celebrates with center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92) after Ovechkin scored against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the third period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. The Capitals won the game 6-2. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) leaves the ice as the Washington Capitals celebrate their 6-2 win during Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Lightning desperate to fix problems down 0-2 to Capitals
Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) leaves the ice as the Washington Capitals celebrate their 6-2 win during Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
The Vegas Golden Knights' celebrate after Jonathan Marchessault (81) scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck, not shown, during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
Marchessault makes Golden Knights glad Panthers gave him up
The Vegas Golden Knights' celebrate after Jonathan Marchessault (81) scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck, not shown, during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
Las Vegas Golden Knights' Tomas Tatar (90) scores on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) with Paul Stastny (25) in front of the net during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
Marchessault-led Golden Knights top Jets 3-1 in Game 2
Las Vegas Golden Knights' Tomas Tatar (90) scores on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) with Paul Stastny (25) in front of the net during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
The Las Vegas Golden Knights celebrate after Tomas Tatar (90) scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
Marchessault-led Golden Knights top Jets 3-1 in Game 2
The Las Vegas Golden Knights celebrate after Tomas Tatar (90) scored on Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) during first period game 2 NHL Western Conference Finals hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, May 14, 2018. (Trevor Hagan/The Canadian Press via AP)
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) makes a save on a shot by Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Capitals pull away, beat Lightning 6-2 for 2-0 series lead
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) makes a save on a shot by Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates with the bench after scoring against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Capitals pull away, beat Lightning 6-2 for 2-0 series lead
Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates with the bench after scoring against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) celebrates with defenseman Matt Niskanen (2) after Wilson scored against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Capitals pull away, beat Lightning 6-2 for 2-0 series lead
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) celebrates with defenseman Matt Niskanen (2) after Wilson scored against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates after his goal against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Capitals pull away, beat Lightning 6-2 for 2-0 series lead
Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates after his goal against the Washington Capitals during the first period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Washington Capitals center Lars Eller (20) cuts around Tampa Bay Lightning center Anthony Cirelli (71) during the second period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Capitals pull away, beat Lightning 6-2 for 2-0 series lead
Washington Capitals center Lars Eller (20) cuts around Tampa Bay Lightning center Anthony Cirelli (71) during the second period of Game 2 of the NHL Eastern Conference finals hockey playoff series Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) joins the celebration with a hug from Nathan Walker (79) after Evgeny Kuznetsovs' game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Capitals exorcise ghosts to reach Eastern Conference finals
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) joins the celebration with a hug from Nathan Walker (79) after Evgeny Kuznetsovs' game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) celebrates with Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), Jakub Vrana (13), Alex Ovechkin, top center, and Matt Niskanen (2) after Kuznetsovs' game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Capitals exorcise ghosts to reach Eastern Conference finals
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) celebrates with Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), Jakub Vrana (13), Alex Ovechkin, top center, and Matt Niskanen (2) after Kuznetsovs' game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) gets a hug from Chandler Stephenson (18) during a celebration following the game-winning goal by Evgeny Kuznetsov (92) during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Capitals exorcise ghosts to reach Eastern Conference finals
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) gets a hug from Chandler Stephenson (18) during a celebration following the game-winning goal by Evgeny Kuznetsov (92) during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) joins the celebration with a hug from Nathan Walker (79) after Evgeny Kuznetsovs' game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Caps drop Penguins in OT to advance to conference finals
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) joins the celebration with a hug from Nathan Walker (79) after Evgeny Kuznetsovs' game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) joins the celebration with a hug from Nathan Walker (79) after Evgeny Kuznetsovs' game-winning goa during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Caps drop Penguins in OT to advance to conference finals
Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) joins the celebration with a hug from Nathan Walker (79) after Evgeny Kuznetsovs' game-winning goa during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game 2-1 to take the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Washington Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov, center, celebrates his game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game, 2-1 to win the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Caps drop Penguins in OT to advance to conference finals
Washington Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov, center, celebrates his game-winning goal during the overtime period in Game 6 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Monday, May 7, 2018. The Capitals won the game, 2-1 to win the series, four games to two. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, holds onto Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang (58) during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington without injured C Nicklas Backstrom for Game 6
Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, holds onto Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang (58) during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand (63) and Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) scrap during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Johnson was penalized for roughing. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
NHL warns Bruins' Brad Marchand to stop licking opponents
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand (63) and Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) scrap during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Johnson was penalized for roughing. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Washington Capitals right wing Devante Smith-Pelly (25) tangles with Pittsburgh Penguins center Zach Aston-Reese (46) during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
It's Trotz's move in chess match of Capitals-Penguins series
Washington Capitals right wing Devante Smith-Pelly (25) tangles with Pittsburgh Penguins center Zach Aston-Reese (46) during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) covers up after getting hit with a high stick from Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Pastrnak was penalized four minutes. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring top lines dominating best defenders in playoffs
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) covers up after getting hit with a high stick from Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Pastrnak was penalized four minutes. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele (55) scores the tying goal against the Nashville Predators late in the third period to force overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
High-scoring top lines dominating best defenders in playoffs
Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele (55) scores the tying goal against the Nashville Predators late in the third period to force overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug (47) celebrates his goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning with left wing Brad Marchand (63) and right wing David Pastrnak (88) during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring top lines dominating best defenders in playoffs
Boston Bruins defenseman Torey Krug (47) celebrates his goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning with left wing Brad Marchand (63) and right wing David Pastrnak (88) during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, skates with the puck in front of Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
High-scoring top lines dominating best defenders in playoffs
Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russia, skates with the puck in front of Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Tampa Bay Lightning trainer Tom Mulligan, right, cleans up a cut on defenseman Victor Hedman's face after he was cut with a high stick by Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Pastrnak was penalized four minutes. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring top lines dominating best defenders in playoffs
Tampa Bay Lightning trainer Tom Mulligan, right, cleans up a cut on defenseman Victor Hedman's face after he was cut with a high stick by Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Pastrnak was penalized four minutes. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) knocks the puck away from Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (37) during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring top lines dominating best defenders in playoffs
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) knocks the puck away from Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (37) during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates his goal with defenseman Victor Hedman (77) and defenseman Anton Stralman (6) during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Late tying goals don't always lead to OT wins in playoffs
Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) celebrates his goal with defenseman Victor Hedman (77) and defenseman Anton Stralman (6) during the third period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala, of Switzerland, center, celebrates with goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, after Fiala scored the winning goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Home is where the 'L' is? Home teams struggling in playoffs
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala, of Switzerland, center, celebrates with goalie Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, after Fiala scored the winning goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) skates with the puck against Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), of Russia, during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Home is where the 'L' is? Home teams struggling in playoffs
Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) skates with the puck against Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), of Russia, during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, celebrates his empty net goal with Tom Wilson (43), John Carlson (74), and Lars Eller (20), during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Home is where the 'L' is? Home teams struggling in playoffs
Washington Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, celebrates his empty net goal with Tom Wilson (43), John Carlson (74), and Lars Eller (20), during the third period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Nashville Predators players celebrate after left wing Kevin Fiala score the winning goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Home is where the 'L' is? Home teams struggling in playoffs
Nashville Predators players celebrate after left wing Kevin Fiala score the winning goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) celebrates with defenseman Dan Girardi (5) after the Lightning defeated the Boston Bruins 4-2 during Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Resilient Lightning rebound to beat Bruins 4-2 in Game 2
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) celebrates with defenseman Dan Girardi (5) after the Lightning defeated the Boston Bruins 4-2 during Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy (73) celebrates his goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Resilient Lightning rebound to beat Bruins 4-2 in Game 2
Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy (73) celebrates his goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand, lower right, falls after getting tangle up with Tampa Bay Lightning center J.T. Miller (10) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Resilient Lightning rebound to beat Bruins 4-2 in Game 2
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand, lower right, falls after getting tangle up with Tampa Bay Lightning center J.T. Miller (10) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) gets tied up by Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy (73) as they chase a loose puck during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Resilient Lightning rebound to beat Bruins 4-2 in Game 2
Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) gets tied up by Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy (73) as they chase a loose puck during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) gets lifted off the ice by left wing Ondrej Palat (18) after Johnson scored against the Boston Bruins during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Resilient Lightning rebound to beat Bruins 4-2 in Game 2
Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) gets lifted off the ice by left wing Ondrej Palat (18) after Johnson scored against the Boston Bruins during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Boston Bruins center Tim Schaller, right, makes a move to get around Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Resilient Lightning rebound to beat Bruins 4-2 in Game 2
Boston Bruins center Tim Schaller, right, makes a move to get around Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) stops a shot by Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (37) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Defending for Tampa Bay is defenseman Victor Hedman (77). (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Resilient Lightning rebound to beat Bruins 4-2 in Game 2
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) stops a shot by Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (37) during the first period of Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series Monday, April 30, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Defending for Tampa Bay is defenseman Victor Hedman (77). (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) collides with Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Phil Kessel (81) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
AP Source: No hearing for Wilson for hit on Dumoulin
Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) collides with Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Phil Kessel (81) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL second-round hockey playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala, second from left, of Switzerland, celebrates with Craig Smith (15) as Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien (33) skates by after Fiala scored the winning goal against goalie Connor Hellebuyck (37) during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala, second from left, of Switzerland, celebrates with Craig Smith (15) as Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien (33) skates by after Fiala scored the winning goal against goalie Connor Hellebuyck (37) during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck (37) blocks a shot by Nashville Predators left wing Austin Watson (51) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck (37) blocks a shot by Nashville Predators left wing Austin Watson (51) during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck blocks a shot by Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) during the first overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck blocks a shot by Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) during the first overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala (22), of Switzerland, celebrates with Viktor Arvidsson, of Sweden, after Fiala scored the winning goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala (22), of Switzerland, celebrates with Viktor Arvidsson, of Sweden, after Fiala scored the winning goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala (22), of Switzerland, celebrates after scoring the winning goal against Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck, center, during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. At left is Jets defenseman Toby Enstrom (39), of Sweden. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators left wing Kevin Fiala (22), of Switzerland, celebrates after scoring the winning goal against Winnipeg Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck, center, during the second overtime in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 5-4 to tie the series 1-1. At left is Jets defenseman Toby Enstrom (39), of Sweden. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) is congratulated after scoring a goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) is congratulated after scoring a goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban (76) is congratulated by left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, after scoring a goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban (76) is congratulated by left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, after scoring a goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson (33), of Sweden, tries to pass the puck as he is checked by Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele (55) during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson (33), of Sweden, tries to pass the puck as he is checked by Winnipeg Jets center Mark Scheifele (55) during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban (76) crawls to the bench after being injured during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series against the Winnipeg Jets, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban (76) crawls to the bench after being injured during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series against the Winnipeg Jets, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson (33), of Sweden, celebrates with Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland; Filip Forsberg (9), also of Sweden; and Ryan Ellis (4) after scoring a goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson (33), of Sweden, celebrates with Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland; Filip Forsberg (9), also of Sweden; and Ryan Ellis (4) after scoring a goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien (33) scores a goal against Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne, right, of Finland, during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien (33) scores a goal against Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne, right, of Finland, during the first period in Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Carrie Underwood sings the national anthem before Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series between the Nashville Predators and the Winnipeg Jets, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. Underwood is wearing the jersey number of her husband, Predators center Mike Fisher. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Predators beat Jets 5-4 in 2OT to even Western semi at 1-1
Carrie Underwood sings the national anthem before Game 2 of an NHL hockey second-round playoff series between the Nashville Predators and the Winnipeg Jets, Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. Underwood is wearing the jersey number of her husband, Predators center Mike Fisher. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

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