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Carl Hagelin
Goal-starved Rangers facing elimination in second round

Being on the brink is familiar territory for the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers. The Caps have a history of being in position to advance in the Stanley Cup playoffs, and finding a way to squander it. The Presidents' Trophy-winning Rangers are next in line. The Capitals lead their series 3-1 and can eliminate the Rangers in Game 5 tonight in New York. It's the same spot the Rangers were in last year against Pittsburgh. They were down 3-1 in the second round, and again seemingly out of it. They found a way to rally for the first time in franchise history and they are going to have to do it again if they want to prevent Alex Ovechkin from reaching the conference final for...

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