The Washington Capitals and Columbus Blue Jackets showed good sportsmanship on the ice after the conclusion of their first-round series.
The team’s two Twitter accounts did so off the ice as well.
The Capitals tweeted the Blue Jackets and congratulated them on their “awesome season.”
— Washington Capitals (@Capitals) April 24, 2018
The Blue Jackets responded three minutes later and wished the Capitals “good luck.”
@Capitals – congratulations and good luck
— Columbus Blue Jackets (@BlueJacketsNHL) April 24, 2018
Blue Jackets fans also sent classy tweets in response to the Caps and had one wish for the franchise.
BEAT THE PENS.
Hard fought series. See you next year. Please beat the pens. – Sincerely, all of Columbus (and everyone not in Pittsburgh)
— Bearcat Gaming (@bearcat_gaming) April 24, 2018
Great series guys…Holtby was absolutely incredible! U were the better team. Now beat the Pens please!
— Kyle Griffith (@hockeyfan417) April 24, 2018
Thank you for being classy. Good luck. Beat the pens
— Evan Schulz (@schulz_EvanCP) April 24, 2018
Now go beat the Pens!!
— x-weston (@WestonTravels) April 24, 2018
Trade Tom Wilson and beat the pens please(doesn’t have to be in that order) 😉
— Alex Romano (@rayromanosucks) April 24, 2018
Beat the pens please
— Percy (@Perjutsu) April 24, 2018
As a Jackets fan, I hope the Great 8 helps knock the Pens out of it.
— Kyle (@PositivelyKyle) April 24, 2018
Please beat the Penguins. I love you long time. #allcaps
— Nathan Gaines 12-9 (@NathanRGaines) April 24, 2018
To Holtby, Ovi, Backstrom, Oshie (kinda), etc. Nice game, Wilson, hope you get hit in the face by a clapper
— x – Adam (@adam3vergreen) April 24, 2018
Okay all the tweets were classy except for that guy ⬆.
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