On several occasions this season, Capitals coach Adam Oates has made it clear that scoring goals has never been an issue with the Caps. Preventing them has always been the challenge.
Without Alex Ovechkin in the lineup, Washington's offense struggled in a loss to Ottawa, but coach Adam Oates says the Capitals need to push through the 'dog days' of the season.
The Caps are sad to see Philip Grubauer go back to Hershey, but some players have no doubt he will be back.
Adam Oates has some strong opinions about what transpired in Vancouver late Saturday night in a heated game between the Canucks and Calgary Flames.