The Capitals desperately needed to play their best third period of the season. They did and pulled out a crucial 4-2 win.
Battling a hot Winnipeg team, the Caps battled back from behind in the 3rd period on the strength of veteran stars and young players to beat the Jets.
Watch Secretary of State John Kerry honor the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics with a ceremonial puck drop before the Capitals played the Winnipeg Jets.
Can the Caps get right with the surging Jets coming to D.C.? Go live with Capitals Pulse as you watch the boys on CSN now!