It only took 47 seconds for the Penguins to score their first goal on Monday night, and the Caps took too long to get going.
Kuznetsov may not have registered a point, but he showed a lot for fans to be excited about in his debut.
If Monday night's game against the Penguins was a measuring stick, the Caps came up just short - again.
There was a barrage of early goal scoring on Monday night at Verizon Center, but the Capitals fell short in a 3-2 loss to rival Pittsburgh. Analysis here.