In short, we didn’t learn all that much. The Kings (27-22-4) were crushed from the start in a 5-0 loss to the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center on Sunday.
That snapped a five-game winning streak for the Kings and gave the Capitals (36-11-6) three victories in a row. The Capitals have also won 16 of their last 19 contests.
“Well, I mean they can score,” defenseman Jake Muzzin said of what the Capitals did well. “Like I said, a lot of firepower and when you don’t manage the puck well and give them opportunities to score, they’re going to score.
“You give them a little space and they capitalize on it and that’s a danger and we gave them too much...