Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin scored in the shootout and regulation to give the Washington Capitals a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday night.
There will be little room for error during the upcoming abbreviated NHL season. For the Capitals, who came one game away from the Eastern Conference Finals last season, there are many questions to be answered.
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