Eight-year-old Braden Nienaber deked around a sliding Tom Wilson, froze Braden Holtby with a head fake and tucked a back hander into the open net.
The Capitals have struggled so far in 2014, losing both of their games and four straight overall. What can be done to get out of the rut?
It has become the elephant in the Capitals’ dressing room.
Three goalies, two nets, and no clear-cut answer on who’s No. 1.
The Capitals have lost seven of their last nine games.
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals reflect on Saturday night’s 5-3 road loss to the Minnesota Wild and look ahead to their longest non-Olympic break of the season.
Adam Oates has a very difficult decision to make heading into tonight’s game against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul [8 p.m., CSN].