When the Capitals returned to Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Monday following their back-to-back one-goal losses in Nashville and Dallas, they were shown in the video room what they’d already suspect
It was a simple question and Capitals coach Barry Trotz answered it as honestly as he could.
At the beginning of the season, every team has dreams of reaching the playoffs. Now, those dreams are quickly fading for several teams.
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals return home from a disappointing road trip in which they lost back-to-back one-goal games to the Nashville Predators and Dallas Stars: