Not Yanni fans: Caps owner, GM miffed

Updated: May 8, 2009, 4:22 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Yanni is forcing the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins to play two playoff games in as many nights, and Capitals owner Ted Leonsis doesn't like it.

Three events in eight days at Mellon Arena required the NHL to schedule the Capitals and Penguins to play Game 4 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series in Pittsburgh on Friday night and Game 5 at the Verizon Center in Washington on Saturday.

"You don't want to play back-to-back," Capitals general manager George ...

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