Brooks Laich has missed half the season, but he's not giving up on himself or the Capitals.
Mike Green and Brooks Laich are hoping to return from their groin injuries to lead a second-half charge.
Alex Ovechkin has taken some heat for his recent play. Adam Oates thinks it's unwarranted.
The Capitals begin the second half of their season this week with four games in six nights highlighted by a home-and-home series against the Southeast Division leading Carolina Hurricanes.