The other day, I noted that there were just too many new faces on this Caps’ team and not enough time for them to learn a new system. Tonight, it seemed truer than I ever thought it was as they were doubled up by the Tampa Bay Lighting 6-3. Let’s get to the notes and breakdown.
Tampa Bay Goal: Eric Brewer (1) from Carle, St. Louis
This was really unfortunate for the Caps. They had carried the majority of the play up to this point. It was even the first shot that Braden Holtby had to face. Marcus Johansson gave Brewer way too much space as he sent a one-timer past Holtby’s glove. He was partially screened by Pouliout, but it is one that he will probably want back. Continue reading "Lightning 6 Capitals 3 - Recap"