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Blog 6 - Sunday, April 26
Emotionally hung over after Friday night's superb game 5. I will keep my post brief. The Caps are back and playing with confidence. They are beginning to look like a championship team, with one thing standing in their way. Game 7 Tuesday night.
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For our team, as a group, we've never been this far before, and so it's just more lessons learned, and sometimes you have to go to the school of hard knocks to find out what works and what doesn't. We've got a young group. They've played some unreal hockey here to get us this far, and we showed if we're not going to play the proper way, a really, really good hockey team is going to beat you, and that's what they did. It's a lesson learned.
— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Rangers win in Game 6 forced a Game 7 that will be played at Madison Square Garden on Friday