Twenty-four hours after Marty Erat confirmed he's asked for a trade, his teammates stood by him.
Eight months later, McPhee stands by his trade of Flip Forsberg for Marty Erat and Michael Latta.
Twice in his career Adam Oates has forced a team's hands. He's expecting Marty Erat to be a professional while he awaits a trade.
Now that Marty Erat has requested a trade, what should the Capitals do with him?