Alex Ovechkin and Michal Neuvirth are expected to join dozens of other NHL players signing contracts in Europe.
Several Capitals hit the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Monday, but not before paying a rental fee.
Alex Ovechkin turns 27 today. Will he celebrate by signing with Dynamo Moscow? Will he team up with former Caps teammate Sergei Gonchar?
On Day One of the NHL lockout, Evgeni Malkin and Sergei Gonchar signed contracts to play in the KHL. Others are expected to follow.