Let's set the record straight.
Tuesday night's game between the Capitals and Florida Panthers was not a playoff game.
News and notes as the Caps prepare for tonights crucial Southeast Division showdown with the Florida Panthers:
Say what you want about Alex Ovechkin having the least productive season of his career.
On Monday, he at least spoke like a true captain.
If youre looking for reasons for the Capitals recent run of mediocrity their lack of secondary scoring is a good start.
The roll call is less than encouraging, but here we go: