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Check off one goal for Capitals: Better special teams

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Early on in this NHL season, goals are difficult to come by at even strength. But with such a premium on special teams, the Capitals entered Sunday's game against Buffalo riding a disastrous streak. Whether a man up or a man or two down, nothing had gone right for Washington. It was a woeful 3-for-20 on the power play and had killed just 16 of 24 penalties. There was no bigger reason for...