On a night in which the Capitals made significant strides in the Eastern Conference standings, Barry Trotz said his team took a giant step backward.
Defenseman Matt Niskanen powered the Capitals to an overtime victory over the Devils with this slapshot goal.
Matt Niskanen hammered a slapshot past Devils goaltender Cory Schneider to hand the Capitals a thrilling overtime victory, one that they nearly won in regulation.
Capitals Tom Wilson and Brooks Laich made a sandwich out of a NJ Devils player on Thursday night with a big hit.
You were excited after the Capitals took a 1-0 lead and apparently Ronald McDonald was too. Look at him celebrate with fans after Washington netted one against New Jersey.