Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the 0-3 Capitals pursue their first win of the season tonight in New Jersey against the 2-0 Devils at Prudential Center:
The Capitals played a pretty decent first period Thursday night against Montreal. They appeared to be much more engaged in the battle with the Canadiens than they had been Tuesday against the Jet
Remember the old hockey adage: Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work?
Feel free to apply it to these Capitals.
Mike Knuble is heading back to Philadelphia and could make his return to Verizon Center next Friday when the Flyers visit the Capitals, according to multiple sources.