Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 3-2 win over the Minnesota Wild Thursday night, their first win ever at Xcel
News, notes and quotes as the Capitals [38-23-10, 86 points] visit the Minnesota Wild [39-24-7, 85 points] tonight at XcelEnergyCenter [8 p.m., CSN]:
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Jason Chimera says he didn’t need the Capitals to go out and acquire left winger Curtis Glencross to receive a wake-up call.
Aside from Mike Green’s giveaway on Jason Pominville’s game-winning goal, Barry Trotz was happy with the way the Capitals played in their 2-1 loss to the Minnesota Wild Thursday night.