As the saying goes, “all good things must come to an end.”
The Capitals saw their eight-game win streak come to an end and their Southeast lead cut to two points.
The Capitals’ eight-game win streak ended Thursday night in Ottawa with a 3-1 loss, but it was an injury suffered by Nicklas Backstrom in the third period that concerned the team.
Braden Holtby would probably like a do-over. Although he made several acrobatic saves, the two goals he allowed were tough ones.