Defenseman Karl Alzner says the biggest reason the Caps are playing better is that they are playing smarter.
Are the Caps primed to make a strong playoff push?
Full-game highlights from the game between the Capitals and Maple Leafs.
Taming Toronto was imperative Sunday, especially after all the hard work that led to a win on the road over the defending champion Bruins one day earlier.
The Capitals are 6-1-1 in their last meetings against the Leafs, who are coming off Saturday night's 1-0 loss to Philadelphia.