And things were going so well for the Wings, receiving early gifts from the Ducks in each period.
The Capitals potted three goals in the second period, while Braden Holtby took care of the Rangers shooters.
The Rangers entered the second period with a 1-0 lead over the Capitals. Things sure changed in a hurry.
Underdogs bit twice as the Stanley Cup Playoffs opened Wednesday and their teeth are bared in all four matchups that start Thursday. What trends point to the Senators, Capitals, Sharks and Blackhawks pulling off upsets?