Carlson scored twice for the first time in his career, while Laich notched his first goal since March 8.
“It’s nice,” John Carlson said of Washington’s offseason acquisitions. “I think we could’ve been better there last year, myself included.
A look at the Capitals' blueliners.
Notes and observations from Washington's loss in Music City.
News and notes from the skate in San Jose.
Washington started strong and stayed strong against Anaheim.
The veteran netminder recorded a season-high 43 saves in Anaheim Tuesday night.
Quick goals against are leading to Washington losing at inopportune times.
Four of the Caps' five Olympians are back at practice offering a look at what to expect when the season starts back up.
It's been a grueling season for the Caps' defenseman but Coach Adam Oates isn't worried about the Olympics having a negative impact.