Barry Trotz says the Caps have some work to do. And did he really call Alex Ovechkin a wildflower?
Several teams have had rough starts to the season, making the real competition not for the top spot in the NHL power rankings, but for the bottom.
The Capitals led the NHL last season with 21 shootouts. They've already been in three this season.
Barry Trotz made the first two selections for the shootout, then turned to his assistant coach for advice.
Barry Trotz praised Jason Chimera's play against the Panthers, but almost benched him after a costly penalty. Here's how Chimera redeemed himself.