By Thom Loverro
May 8, 2016
Penguins Capitals Hockey Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie, center, celebrates his goal with Alex Ovechkin (8) and Nicklas Backstrom in the second period on Saturday. (AP/Nick Wass)
When Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz arrived at Verizon Center Saturday night, he told his coaches, “We’re winning tonight. There’s no question.”
I would question whether or not there was a question of that. I would say there were many questions on the table that would raise doubts the Capitals would not fold like a lawn chair being down 3-1 in this best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Pittsburgh Penguins.