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Morning jam: WAS-NYR Game 7 facts

5/12/2012

* Home teams are 86-57 all-time in Game 7s

* Capitals: all 7 playoff wins (and 5 of 6 losses) have been by one goal; FROM ELIAS: with another one-goal game, they would be 2nd team in last 5 years to play 13 such games in one postseason (NHL record is 16, by Hurricanes in 2006)

* Capitals: seeking to become 70th team to rally from 3-2 deficit and win series (this is the 144th Game 7); 2 of 3 teams to force Game 7 after trailing 3-2 in conference quarterfinals this season won the series

* Rangers: neither New York nor opponent has scored more than 3 goals in last 12 playoff games; FROM ELIAS: that is a single-season NHL playoff record

* Rangers: 4-0 all-time in home Game 7s