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The Noon Number: Renewing the Rivalry

A look at how many players are experiencing their second go-round of Caps-Flyers in the playoffs

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4 - Number of players on the current Capitals and Flyers rosters who played in the last playoff series between the two squads back in 2008. Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin are the only two to have suited up for the Caps eight years ago, while Mike Richards was on the wrong side of things wearing orange and black; for the Flyers, only R.J. Umberger remains from that 2008 group.