The Rangers on the other hand were built from the net out, and it's there that they have their biggest advantage.
Washington's defenders haven't always been so attentive to the needs of
Another key factor is home ice. The Rangers couldn't buy a road win down the stretch and have won just once at the Verizon Center since 2004. The boisterous crowds have turned the Phone Booth into one of the league's toughest rinks to visit. Look for that support to help the Caps to their first series win since 1998.