New York Islanders


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.


Evgeny Kuznetzov netted his third goal of his young NHL career, this one tied up the Caps and the Islanders.