When he was named coach of the Capitals, Barry Trotz said he would reward players for strong performances. Tyler Lewington is his first example.
Barry Trotz believes in hard-nosed hockey and a team that comes together as a family.
Barry Trotz has tabbed multiple Caps to be among the team's leaders. Among them is Nicklas Backstrom who says the Caps needed to address poor work habits.
The Capitals' second-oldest player wants to erase the pain of last season.