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Tom Wilson (left) has been the rare forward who has fit well with high-skill players on Washington's top line. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post). Sitting at his dressing room stall, Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov huffed as he considered a question that’s been on a lot of minds in Washington for the first five weeks of the season. He looked to his right at defenseman Matt Niskanen, and Niskanen just stared back, perhaps curious of the answer, too. The Capitals have tried five different right wings with Kuznetsov and captain Alex Ovechkin in the first 14 games, so why do so many players struggle beside two of the most skilled players in the world? “I don’t know,” Kuznetsov finally said. “I would like to know that, too.” Full story

9 November