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The Bruins vs Maple Leafs Live Game Online are matched up in the first round of the 2018 NHL playoffs, with Game 1 getting underway on Thursday night.
Sitting atop the Metropolitan Division, the Capitals finished the year with a 49-26-7 record and 105 points. Finishing the season at 45-30-7, the Blue Jackets tallied 97 points and finished fourth in the Metropolitan. They rode a 10-game winning streak late in the season into the playoffs.
What happened during the regular season?
The Blue Jackets and Capitals met four times this season, with Washington claiming a 3-1 lead in the series. The Capitals won the first three meetings in close fashion before the Blue Jackets roared to a 5-1 win in their final regular-season meeting.
Who are the key players?
Washington boasts future Hall of Famer Alex Ovechkin, who notched his 600th career goal this season. He is also inching toward leading the Caps in career points against the Jackets (22) — a mark currently held by Nicklas Backstrom (24). The Blue Jackets’ biggest strength is their defense. With the duo of Seth Jones and Zach Werenski leading the charge, Columbus’ blue line will need to be a big factor for them to best the Capitals.
What is the Blue Jackets vs. Capitals schedule?
Game 1: Blue Jackets 4, Capitals 3 (OT)
Game 2: Blue Jackets 5, Capitals 4 (OT)
Game 3: Tue. Apr. 17, 7:30 p.m. ET — NBCSN | Stream
Game 4: Thu. Apr. 19, 7:30 p.m. ET — USA | Stream
Game 5: Sat. Apr. 21, TBD | If needed
Game 6: Mon. Apr. 23, TBD | If needed
Game 7: Wed. Apr. 25, TBD | If needed
Any playoff history?
This will be the first postseason matchup for these Metropolitan rivals. While the Capitals and Blue Jackets have no playoff history, the winner might get a chance at some postseason revenge, provided the Pittsburgh Penguins dispatch the Philadelphia Flyers.
The Capitals have been NHL postseason regulars for a decade, but have not hoisted Lord Stanley’s Cup thanks to some heartbreaking moments. Like the Blue Jackets, they have had a string of recent trouble against the Penguins in the playoffs.
This marks the second season in a row the Blue Jackets have made the playoffs, and fourth time in the team’s 17-year history. It took awhile for the young Columbus team to find its way, but they now how to notch the franchise’s first playoff series victory.