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The Noon Countdown: Comeback Kids

A look at the Caps' ability to shake off the first goal last season

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

22 - Number of days remaining until the 2016-17 season. But it's also...

...the number of wins for the 2015-16 Capitals when giving up the first goal, tops in the League. They gave up the first goal in 44 of their 82 games overall, a win percentage of exactly 50%, and picked up points in 28 of those 44 games - both of which also led the NHL.