The Caps trailed the Islanders 3-0 but put themselves right back in it with two quick goals.
Tonight's game between the Capitals and Islanders will feature a pair of goalies who were teammates last season. Catch the action on CSN.
There's been a revolving door on the Capitals top line next to Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom.
Early coaching changes have not proven to be successful in getting teams back on track this season.
Kathryn Tappen and Pierre McGuire are on the ice at Nationals Park to preview the 2015 Winter Classic between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Washington Capitals.