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Three things we’re talking about today when we’re talking about the Caps

NHL: Washington Capitals at Toronto Maple Leafs John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports
  1. Five series got underway last night. In four of them, the road team won.

That said...

2. Might the Capitals be seeing old “friend” Eric Fehr at some point this series? The ex-Cap (and more recently ex-Penguin) has been out since late March with a broken hand and all reports were basically saying his season was done. However...

3. Brett Connolly is back, and that’s great news for the team’s third line - which is also great news for the Caps:

And if the last meeting against the Leafs is any indication, this could also be not-so-great news for Toronto:

It all gets going tonight, 7 p.m., Verizon Center.

Let’s do this.