When the Capitals beat the Penguins in Game 6 Monday night to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals, they did something they hadn't done in 20 years.
Fans reacted accordingly.
Sleeping baby? Doesn't matter, the Caps beat the Penguins in the playoffs.
This is how this new dad celebrated with an infant sleeping nearby pic.twitter.com/TZAcAyBjgV— Serious Jammage (@SeriousJammage) May 8, 2018
Does this one-year-old have any idea what's going on? Doesn't matter, the Caps beat the Penguins in the playoffs.
Screen grab of the little guy going nuts out here in Oregon. He only has a year and a half of sports misery in him so surely this is more reflective of my joy than his. pic.twitter.com/JWKItjoe0W— Eric (@EricMineart) May 8, 2018
Did this guy's neighbor's call the police? Doesn't matter, the Caps beat the Penguins in the playoffs.
Have you ever seen such pure, unadulterated joy? Probably not (until the Caps beat the Penguins in the playoffs).
Grown men acting like 12-year-old boys? Completely reasonable considering the Caps beat the Penguins in the playoffs.
Happiest for these guys 🤣 pic.twitter.com/x4lfXiVqUR— Janelle Daniels (@janelliebelly) May 8, 2018
Let's not forget this incredibly artistic rendition of exactly what went down in Game 6.
And of course the most excited of all that the Caps beat the Penguins in the playoffs? The Caps themselves.
The Caps bench celebrates pic.twitter.com/7K1y6AsRlw— Ian Oland (@ianoland) May 8, 2018
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