Capitals president Dick Patrick is responsible for the tremendous growth in hockey in the region and will be honored tonight in Dallas with an award named after his grandfather.
Bo Reichenbach lost both of his legs in Afghanistan. That didn't stop him from playing hockey with members of the Capitals.
On Friday, instead of a morning skate in preparation for tonight’s season opener against the New Jersey Devils, five Capitals and one former Capital gathered for a morning practice.
Tonight could have been the start of something special for the Washington Capitals.