Weekly Record: 2-1 (4 pts)
Overall: 36-21-10 (82 pts)
+10 pt advantage for playoff spot
The Capitals have 15 games left and a healthy lead for a playoff berth. But they continue to play at a mediocre level.
Until Saturday night when they exploded for six goals, including another for Alex Ovechkin (44). Granted it was against the lowly Sabres, but any win at this point in the season is key.
Will they be good enough to win a playoff series? Let’s get there first.
March 2, 2015: Capitals at Blue Jackets – WIN (5-3)
March 5, 2015: Wild at Capitals – LOSS (1-2)
March 7, 2015: Sabres at Capitals – WIN (6-1)
March 2-March 8 Weekly Report Card: B