An all-time great defensemen, Sergei Gonchar got his start in Washington and was with the Caps longer than he was with any other team.
Earlier this offseason we learned the Capitals entire slate of games for the upcoming 2014-15 campaign. Now we go a bit deeper by counting down the 10 most interesting contests.
As part of our summer series previewing the 2014-15 NHL season, CSNwashington.com is analyzing all 30 teams, division by division. Today we continue with the Eastern Conference’s Atlantic Division.
Talk to just about anyone around the NHL and they will tell you that to stop the Capitals you must first stop Nicklas Backstrom.