The Capitals played well in regulation, but a missed shot doomed them in the 3-on-3 overtime.
In the preseason opener on Monday night, Washington earned a nice 2-0 win over Carolina. Chuck Gormley has his full list of observations here.
News, notes and quotes as the Caps open the curtain on their 2015 preseason against the Carolina Hurricanes on CSN:
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