Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 3-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes Thursday night at Verizon Center:
There are lots of reasons the Capitals have turned around a season that two months ago seemed lost.
On the day after the NHL trade deadline expires, most professional hockey players can breathe a sigh of relief.
After a sluggish start, the Capitals awakened in Raleigh Tuesday night and turned in another victorious effort on the road. Gone are the early-season, game-costing blunders which plagued them mig