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Caps players say they're a different team than they were when they had two blowout losses against Erik Christensen (right), Matt Gilroy (97) and the rest of the New York Rangers this season. The two teams square off in the first round of the playoffs. The Caps are the top seed in the Eastern Conference.

ASSOCIATED PRESS Caps players say they're a different team than they were when they had two blowout losses against Erik Christensen (right), Matt Gilroy (97) and the rest of the New York Rangers this season. The two teams square off in the first round of the playoffs. The Caps are the top seed in the Eastern Conference.