The NHL postponed Wednesday night's game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators because of shootings in Ottawa. The Capitals, who are in Edmonton, will play.
Captain Alex Ovechkin is six points away from becoming the all-time points leader for the Capitals. But there's one record he knows he won't catch.
For the Caps, heading to Western Canada affords them a chance to spend time together as a team. For Jason Chimera, it means a big family hug.
The first road trip of the year is a good time for the team to come together, and the Caps look to do just that.
Brooks Orpik's first experience with hockey came in a preseason game involving Caps goalie Pat Riggin.