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Stamkos has Lightning nearing spot in Stanley Cup Finals

...the Rangers.New York has been a resilient team this postseason, overcoming a 3-1 deficit to eliminate the Washington Capitals in the second round."We've obviously been in a few of these situations in the past and are very confident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-25/stamkos-has-lightning-near
Stamkos helps Lightning inch closer to Stanley Cup Finals

...Rangers have been on the edge of seeing their Presi dents' Trophy-winning season come to an end. They trailed the Washington Capitals 3-1 in the conference semifinals and rallied. They also overcame a 3-1 deficit last year against Pittsburgh...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-24/stamkos-helps-lightning-in
Lightning top Canadiens in six, reach conference finals

...of 11 meetings against the Canadians this season including playoffs, will face either the New York Rangers or Washington Capitals in the conference finals.Price, a leading candidate for league MVP, played well in helping the Canadiens climb...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-12/lightning-top-canadiens-si
Southern franchises find success in hockey

...shadows of the Bostons, Chicagos and, of course, Canada.But its success has been building for some time.The Washington Capitals are celebrated their 40th season in the nation's capital this year, although it all came to a disappointing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-15/southern-franchises-find-s
Rangers take Game 7 in overtime against Capitals

NEW YORK -Derek Stepan scored 11:24 in overtime, lifting the New York Rangers past the Washington Capitals 2-1 and into the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night.Stepan's wrist shot from the left wing after he won a faceoff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-13/rangers-take-game-7-overti
Rangers fend off Capitals to force Game 7

...opening period, Rick Nash and Dan Boyle added goals in the third, and the New York Rangers held on to edge the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Sunday night and force a Game 7 in the second-round playoff series.New York led 2-0, then 4-1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-10/rangers-fend-capitals-forc
Coach OK with Alex Ovechkin saying Caps will win Rangers series

...jab aimed at Henrik Lundqvist during Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal, to his assertion that the Washington Capitals will eliminate the New York Rangers in Game 7.And Capitals coach Barry Trotz is absolutely fine with his captain's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-11/coach-ok-alex-ovechkin-say
Rangers nip Capitals in overtime to remain alive

...9:37 into overtime and the New York Rangers kept their Stanley Cup hopes alive with a 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Friday night in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinal.Chris Kreider breathed life into the Presidents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-08/rangers-nip-capitals-overt
Canadiens rout Lightning, avoid elimination

...the second, the Canadiens had built a 5-0 lead. CLOSING IN: Being on the brink is familiar territory for the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers.The Caps have a history of being in position to advance in the Stanley Cup playoffs, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-07/canadiens-rout-lightning-a
Rangers even series with Capitals at 1-1

...after the opening faceoff and the New York Rangers bounced back from a tough, last-second loss and defeated the Washington Capitals 3-2 Saturday.The series is tied 1-1. Game 3 is Monday at Washington.Dan Boyle and Derick Brassard also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-02/rangers-even-series-capita