For the next three weeks CSNWashington.com will take a team-by-team look at the three divisions in the Eastern Conference.
With the Olympic torch lit, and the 2012 London Games well underway, CSNWashington.com is already looking ahead to the 2014 Sochi Games.
Let's set the record straight.
Tuesday night's game between the Capitals and Florida Panthers was not a playoff game.
Capitals coach Dale Hunter described tonights game against the Florida Panthers as a playoff game.