...to God's ear. Let the prayers begin, with four games left and a margin of error at zero.
Fifth-place Ottawa, which has won once in its last five games, could still earn home ice in the first round -- or miss the playoffs entirely.
"It's a possibility," forward Daniel Alfredsson said. "We know we could lose all three and Washington wins out and we could be out. And then we don't deserve to be in the playoffs, it's as simple as that."
Read the whole thing here, which also recaps the Bruins 4-0 drubbing of the Sens this afternoon.