Barry Trotz has now won five playoff series with the Islanders since leaving the Capitals. Washington has won zero.

russianmachineneverbreaks.com
3 min read
easy
On the three-year anniversary of the Capitals swimming in fountains, former Caps' head coach Barry Trotz advanced to the 2021 Eastern Conference Final Stanley Cup Semifinal after his New York Islanders defeated the Boston Bruins in Game Six, 6-2. Brock...
On the three-year anniversary of the Capitals swimming in fountains, former Caps' head coach Barry Trotz advanced to the 2021 Eastern Conference Final Stanley Cup Semifinal after his New York Islanders defeated the Boston Bruins in Game Six, 6-2.

Brock Nelson scored twice and Semyon Varlamov stopped 23 shots to help lead the Isles to victory.

For Trotz, it was the fifth playoff series he's won with the Islanders since leaving the Capitals after their Stanley Cup year and the second-straight season he's advanced to the final four of the NHL playoffs. Meanwhile, the Capitals, behind Todd Reirden (2 seasons) and Peter Laviolette (1), have won zero playoff series, falling in the first-round three consecutive years.

The Associated Press's Stephen Whyno had the viral tweet.

Barry Trotz has won 5 playoff series since the Capitals let him go. They have won none. https://t.co/SJ9dgPHmcu — Stephen Whyno (@SWhyno) June 10, 2021

Is this a bad time to point out that the…
Read full article