Washington Capitals defeat Boston Bruins, 4-1

Among Blake Wheeler, David Krejci, and Michael Ryder, the three forwards who were among the most dangerous offensive weapons the Bruins had on their roster last season, there should have been at least four pucks behind Jose Theodore last night.

With a swaggering Krejci igniting the attack, the line jacked up the heat on the Washington defense and generated chance after chance. There was the all-alone-in-front opportunity for Wheeler in the first. There were the pair of ...