The Peerless Prognosticator is ON THE AIR!!!
Yeah, what about it? You have better things to do??
Well, I . . .
No, you don’t . . . keep reading.
Tonight, the Caps end their journey through the Southeast Division with a visit to
It’s not as if the Caps have been barren of contributions. Alex Ovechkin is 23-18-41 in 31 games. Alexander Semin is 21-17-38 in 30 games. Chris Clark has almost half his goals – 13 – in 27 games. Even Kris Beech has five of his eight goals against the Southeast.
Looking for a problem? Yup, you guessed it – defense. The Caps are 29th in the league in goals allowed within their division. Only
The Caps have played
After Olaf Kolzig got the shutout against
If there is one thing to look for – well, in addition to Ovechkin’s seven goals in seven games – it would be special teams. The Caps are 9-for-39 on the power play versus
The problem is that Alexander Semin did not take the ice in the third period against
Nevertheless, winning breeds winning, and where there is one, there are two . . .
Caps 3 – Thrashers 2.