Too many turnovers cost the Caps a loss against the Islanders. The Caps said they will continue to fight to put themselves in a position for postseason hockey.
Adam Oates and the Caps are in need of a goalie. Between Holtby and Neuvirth the team does not have a set goalie at this point.
When Mike Green went down with a head injury in the first period of Thursday night’s 5-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets, Adam Oates knew defenseman John Carlson would see a bump in ice time.
Capitals defenseman Mike Green sat out the final 20 games of the 2010-11 regular season with a concussion, so he understands as well as anyone the dangers of returning to the lineup too early.
Michael Neuvirth hasn't seen a ton of playing time this season, but has taken advantage of what coach Adam Oates has given him.