A little over a year ago, Caps fans got all excited about the prospect of returning to a division with their geographical rivals from Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and New York.
PITTSBURGH -- Adam Oates didn’t have to give a 500-word dissertation on goaltending to say how he felt about the play of his goaltenders Thursday night.
His actions were enough.
PITTSBURGH -- The Capitals are a fragile team right now and if their 2-8-1 record is not evidence enough, Thursday night’s 5-2 loss certainly was.
PITTSBURGH -- Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 5-2 loss to the Penguins Thursday night at Consol Energy Center: