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32 - blocked shots for the Caps in Game 1 of their Conference Quarterfinal series against the New York Rangers, the most they've had in any playoff game under Bruce Boudreau. During the 2010-11 season, the Caps had the seventh-highest shot block total in the League with 1257; the Rangers were fourth with 1301.

AP's Joseph White said shot blocking might not be the sexiest stat. Karl Alzner's instant response: "It is to me." - Katie Carrera, on Twitter

After the jump, a breakdown of shots blocked by the Caps in each of their previous four series during Boudreau's tenure.

WSH Blocked Shots
2009-10 Montreal  Game 1  30 
 Game 2  11 
 Game 3  16 
 Game 4  14 
 Game 5  15 
 Game 6  12 
 Game 7  11 
2008-09 New York  Game 1  10 
 Game 2  13 
 Game 3  13 
 Game 4  7 
 Game 5  21 
 Game 6  12 
 Game 7  11 
2008-09 Pittsburgh  Game 1  17 
 Game 2  23 
 Game 3  15 
 Game 4  9 
 Game 5  17 
 Game 6  7 
 Game 7  13 
2007-08 Philadelphia  Game 1  14 
 Game 2  12 
 Game 3  11 
 Game 4  21 
 Game 5  16 
 Game 6  9 
 Game 7  19 

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