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Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps keep their season alive with a dominant 3-0 win - and it’s off to Tampa to decide who gets a spot in the Stanley Cup Final.

NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Tampa Bay Lightning at Washington Capitals Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports

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  • Recaps and other assorted musings on last night’s win from us, Vogs, Caps video (Caps365, Trotz, locker room, Holtby/Oshie), NHL, AP, USA Today, WaPo, NBCSW (and again), WashTimes, Peerless, NoVa Caps (and again), RMNB, TBO (and again), and Raw Charge.
  • Desperation plus physicality plus some timely scoring make for a successful Game 6. [ESPN]
  • It also helps when your studly starting goaltender is studlier than usual. [NBC Sports]
  • Caps fans were loud and proud during the game, and took their loudness and pride to the streets afterward. [NoVa Caps, FtW]
  • And so it comes to this: Game 7. [NHL]
  • Some of the, were exorcised after the Pittsburgh series, but the Caps still have a few postseason demons hanging around. [NBC Sports]
  • One thing that could help? Having players around who are too young to know what those demons are. [ESPN]
  • Let Alex Ovechkin be Alex Ovechkin. [Puck Daddy]
  • Michael Wilbon defends his comments about DC being a minor-league town with some thoughtful (and yet still thoroughly erroneous) follow up. [WaPo]
  • Can the Caps fix that pesky home-ice problem? Last night was a good start. [NoVa Caps]
  • After some struggles and a Game 5 scratch, Andre Burakovsky was ready to turn his game around. [NoVa Caps]
  • Sorry, Bryce Harper - the rest of your team and the managers are all about the Caps. [WashTimes]