When the NHL playoff matchups were set, a lot of people were expecting the Toronto Maple Leafs to get steamrolled by the Washington Capitals in the opening round. Instead, it turned out to be the best series of the opening round.
Despite falling short in the postseason, Maple Leaf fans from far and wide couldn’t be happier with their team’s performance in the six games against the Capitals, especially since they showed the entire NHL that they’re going to be a force in a few years.
Very classy move by the Washington Capitals after their series-clinching victory.
As for the Capitals fans, especially those in Toronto, they're just excited to see their team move on to round two.