Read this, and the link in that entry to this column.
The Caps are not a team that merely needs to stay the course -- there are elements that do need adjustment (even in their "style"). But for those of the TRADE GREEN, TRADE SEMIN, FIRE BOUDREAU school, well... step back, take a breath, and think about it. Is it a matter of personnel (who do you get back for Green or Semin, and who takes over behind the bench)?
Or is it a matter of time?
Nothing is assured in these things, but oh, how eerie are the similarities between an underachiever long ago and another one from last week.