News, notes and assorted ramblings on the Capitals as they prepare to face the NHL’s hottest team, the New York Islanders, in pre- and post-Thanksgiving Day matchups on Wednesday and Friday:
Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby doesn’t like to dwell on the past, but he certainly wants to learn from it.
The Capitals will know a little better Sunday or Monday whether they will be without defenseman Mike Green for any length of time.
That’s how many shot attempts the Capitals had on Buffalo Sabres goalie Jhonas Enroth Saturday night.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 2-1 loss to the Buffalo Sabres Saturday night at Verizon Center: