When Wojtek Wolski signed to play in a Polish league, it brought to five the number of Caps playing in other professional leagues.
Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner is just as frustrated by the NHL work stoppage as the league's fans.
A year ago, NBA players agreed to a significant reduction in revenue sharing. NHL talks appear to be heading down a similar path.
With NHL negotiations at a standstill, Capitals defenseman Karl Alzner says players are just hoping to limit the damage.