Tomas Vokoun will be given his eighth straight start tonight against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Caps defenseman will be out until at least February. Meanwhile, the Capitals recall Cody Eakin from Hershey.
Dennis Wideman thought he'd been traded when George McPhee called him on Thursday.
Alex Ovechkin will make his fifth All-Star Game appearance. Dennis Wideman will make his first.
Alex Ovechkin is having one of his worst offensive seasons. But can the NHL stage an All-Star Game without him?