With the Capitals thrilling comeback win against the Lightning on Friday, their record improved to 23-6-2. They now have 48 points and are tied with the Dallas Stars for first place in the league. But wait a second, Dallas has played one more game than Washington. So guess what:
THE WASHINGTON CAPITALS ARE THE NHL’S BEST TEAM.
At 23-6-2 (48 pts), the @washcaps are off to their best start to a season – in terms of wins & points – in the franchise’s 41-year history.