Chris Brown scored a 1st period goal against the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night to give the Capitals a 2-1 lead.
Alex Ovechkin gave the Capitals an early lead on Thursday night with his fifth goal of the 2014-15 season.
Three games into his first season as head coach of the Capitals, Barry Trotz did not want to plant seeds of doubt into the mind of his No. 1 goaltender.
After the Washington Capitals latest loss, Coach Trotz shuffles the first line in advance of their match-up with the New Jersey Devils.