The New York Rangers' season came to an end Saturday afternoon in Washington, D.C., with a 3-1 loss to the Capitals in Game 5 of the best-of-seven Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.
The Caps won the series 4 game to 1, with the Rangers earning their lone victory in Game 3.
Mike Green, Alex Ovechkin and Alexander Semin scored for the Capitals, while Wojtek Wolski scored the Rangers' only goal in the waning seconds of regulation.
Fans at the the Capitals' Verizon Center serenaded the Rangers with chants of "We are louder," in response the Rangers fans chanting "Can you hear us?" Wednesday to Caps coach Bruce Boudreau, following comments Boudreau made about the Verizon Center being louder.
The eight-seeded Rangers were trying to advance to the second round of the playoffs for the second time since 2008, when they defeated the New Jersey Devils 4 games to 1 in the Conference Quarterfinals.