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03-05-2013, 12:44 PM
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Originally Posted by troyerlaw View Post
This is silly. Doesn't square with what we know about 99, and ignores the fact that the Caps, at their mid-'80s best, were one of the best teams in the league, at least in regular season.

Wayne is my hero. He played as hard as anybody. Still, as good as the Caps were back then, the Oil didn't get up for the Caps like they did Chicago, Boston, Montreal or the Isles. For us, those games against EDM were exciting, almost like Stanley Cup games. For them, they were yawners.

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