The Caps were beaten 6-3 yesterday by the Penguins.
That is basically all you need to know. We didn't gain any standing points, which we need. We have now played nine games in a 48 game season. We sit three points out of the 8th spot - with 39 games to play. We are ranked 15th out of 15 teams in the East.
This story on ESPN.com provides little solace to us or our fans. While I agree with the analysis, we do need to be more productive, gain wins, and take advantage of home ice.