Three weeks after acquiring goalie Jaroslav Halak from the Capitals, the New York Islanders have signed him to a four-year, $18 million deal.
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin saw limited action on Thursday but said he had no knee pain in Russia's win.
Alex Ovechkin blasted away to his second straight Rocket Richard Trophy. But it wasn't enough to silence his critics.
The Capitals GM search continues and Wayne Gretzky is no longer in consideration as team President according to Comcast SportsNet's Jill Sorenson.