TCL Round 1 Staff Predictions: Boston Bruins vs. Washington Capitals
( 2 ) BOSTON BRUINS vs. ( 7 ) WASHINGTON CAPITALS
Consensus: Boston Bruins in 6 Games.
Previous Series: This is the third series between these two teams, and the first since 1998. Both teams have won once.
Blogger Showdown: Washington Capitals - Mike Dusak
-G Tim Thomas 59GP .920SVP 2.36GAA 5SO 35-19-1
-G Braden Holtby, somehow, 7GP .922SVP 2.49GAA 1SO 4-2-1
Washington: Tom Poti (groin, indefinitely), John Erskine (lower body, indefinitely), Tomas Vokoun (groin, indefinitely), Michal Neuvirth (lower body, DTD)