"It’s okay," Coach Barry Trotz said. "Pull him out of a game, let him reset, if you will. "
It was the first game of Kuznetsov's young career with both a goal and an assist.
Against Arizona, Kuznetsov will apparently skate beside Eric Fehr and Chris Brown.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' win on Long Island.
Eight games in to his NHL career, Kuznetsov doesn't appear to be overwhelmed by the transition to North America.
The rookie's first NHL goal ensured a point for the Capitals Tuesday night.
Notes and observations on Washington's shootout loss.
It took a while, but the Capitals were finally rewarded for playing smart hockey to work their way back against Los Angeles.
Notes from the Capitals' practice on Saturday.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' win over Vancouver.