The Caps currently lead the seven-game series, 3-2. The Caps are a first seed team, while the Canadiens are an eight seed team.
Couch Boudreau was vocal in his disappointment of the team after the loss. The DCist reports him saying:
We have Game 5 in our building, and we play like crap for the first ten minutes, and the game's over.
The Canadiens scored the two goals within the first seven minutes of the game.
The NHL playoffs are still in conference quarterfinals, the first of four rounds, with the last being for the Stanley Cup.
Game 6 is set for Monday, April 26 at 7pm, and will be played in Montreal.
Some highlights from Friday's game if you missed it: