Washington Capitals left wing Martin Erat (10), of the Czech Republic, looks on during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Saturday, April 13, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Photo by: Nick Wass

Washington Capitals left wing Martin Erat (10), of the Czech Republic, looks on during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Saturday, April 13, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)