The Capitals rallied to earn two points against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night in dramatic fashion, the type of game that turns a season.
Marcus Johansson breathed life into the Capitals and Alex Ovechkin took care of resuscitating their season.
Thanks to an ugly hit that could be reviewed by the NHL Department of Player Safety, the Capitals may be forced to play the next couple games without defenseman Mike Green.
News and notes as the Capitals prepare for their 7 p.m. puck drop against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Verizon Center:
The numbers are astounding when they are placed in perspective.