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?
After being a healthy scratch for the first time in his NHL career, Martin Erat has asked to be traded.
The Capitals are listing Michal Neuvirth as 'day-to-day' with a lower body injury.
Center Brooks Laich says the Capitals' second line lacks an identity. It's scored just five even-strength goals all season.