The Capitals woke up this morning out of a playoff spot. Is that enough incentive to beat the Rangers in New York?
Since scoring 30 goals in his first 34 games, Alex Ovechkin has just four in his last 12. A tough schedule on an off the ice has Adam Oates concerned.
The Capitals are spending more time killing penalties than they are on the power play. It's why they're barely in the playoff picture.
Capitals coach Adam Oates spoke with reporters after the game on the defeat