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.
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.