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For the second straight year, the Capitals have seen their No.2 center sign a four-year deal with another team during the first week of free agency.


The Capitals were outshot 38-29 in their 4-3 shootout win over the New York Islanders Saturday night.


As Yogi Berra once said, it’s getting late early for the Capitals this season as they attempt to pull a rabbit out of their helmets and get into the playoffs for the seventh straight season.