Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals gather today at Kettler Capitals Iceplex to break down Wednesday night’s 4-1 loss to the New York Islanders and look to rebound in Game 2 on Friday night at Verizon Center:
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With a strong forecheck and contributions from their young forwards, the Islanders showed the blueprint on Wednesday for how they hope to beat the Caps.
The Capitals knew what they were getting themselves into against the Islanders and they still couldn't stop it in a Game 1 loss on Wednesday night. Chuck Gormley has more.