For the past six weeks Capitals coach Adam Oates has talked about playing the same system and establishing the same “culture” as the one fostered by New Jersey Devils president, chief executive of
In a game that would be decided by special teams, the Capitals once again paid a steep price for taking too many penalties. A half-dozen transgressions committed in a nine-minute span of the thir
Adam Oates doesn’t like them and says he never will.
Wojtek Wolski is famous for them but he’d be OK if he never participated in another one.
Since their last Stanley Cup win nearly ten years ago, the New Jersey Devils have seen the likes of Scott Stevens, Scott Niedermayer, Brian Rafalski, Scott Gomez and Jamie Langenbrunner all exit