Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals spent their Sunday contemplating their season-opening 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning:
Adam Oates predicted the Capitals’ season opener against the Tampa Bay Lightning would be sloppy and filled with penalties.
He was right on both counts.
Wojtek Wolski is about to prove to the Capitals one of two things: they either hit the lottery or they got what they paid for.
It’s been 245 days since the New York Rangers eliminated the Capitals in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals.