Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 11/19/14

ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 19: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins against the Atlanta Thrashers at Philips Arena on November 19, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Last night, after having stolen home ice from the Bruins via a 2-1 2OT win on Saturday, the Capitals fell to the Bruins in Game 3 4-3.  Zdeno Chara gave the visitors the game winner with just under 2 minutes to go.  To make the sting all that much worst, Chara’s point shot found its way in via the blade of Roman Hamrlik’s stick as he attempted to clear some traffic in front.  The Caps may have finally found some of the offense that they were lacking in game one, but they have lost the discipline. We all knew the Bruins would be coming into D.C. looking to get the Caps off their games.  What was a potent offense in the regular season had been choked out by Dale Hunter’s defense-first style in the first 2 games.  It was clearly not in their gameplan to be heading to D.C. with their only goals coming from Chris Kelly and Benoit Pouliot.  All that frustration finally went and flipped the switch on Milan Lucic, who made it his goal to disrupt the discipline of the Caps as much as he pos...
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