On June 7, the Washington Capitals won the Stanley Cup. Penguins fans are in one of two categories:
- Happy/Not Angry: While not a best case scenario, happy that Alexander Ovechkin won the Cup because he’s one of the best players of this generation and the Capitals had a great playoff run.
- NOT HAPPY: The Capitals are our hated enemy! How can you be happy about any success they had?? THIS IS A WORST CASE SCENARIO!!
You might’ve seen the images of the Capitals winning the Cup. Like this:
It’s not easy to watch if you’re a Penguins fan, but then we remember we’ve been lucky to experience it FIVE times!
Let’s go back to the first time they won in 1991:
They say Braden Holtby had a great save in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final:
That’s nice. So was THE SAVE in the 1991 playoffs:
The Capitals brought the Stanley Cup to the baseball game:
where have I seen that before:
Looks like Alexander Ovechkin is having fun with the Cup:
Yep, the Penguins did that too:
The Capitals taking the Cup to night clubs:
The Penguins did that too:
Capitals fans: Congratulations on winning the best trophy in sports. It’s great watching you have so much fun winning your first Cup.
Penguins fans: we’ve had so many wonderful memories, and remember: we beat the Capitals in every one of our championship runs!
There might be one thing the Capitals have done with the Cup that the Penguins haven’t: