Now that Traktor Chelyabinsk is officially out of the KHL playoff chase there are already reports out of Russia that Evgeny Kuznetsov will be joining the Capitals before the end of the week.
The Caps keep making some serious mistakes and it's costing them points. Alan May takes a look at their issues.
Alex Ovechkin leads the Capitals and the NHL with 43 goals. He's also a team-worst minus-21.
Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov will miss back-to-back games against the Flyers and Bruins. Jack Hillen is likely to replace him.