The Capitals struggled on offense in their 2-1 shootout loss to the Sharks on Tuesday night.
It may be a dangerous game to play, but Capitals coach Adam Oates doesn’t shy away from comparing Sharks captain Joe Thornton to Caps rookie Tom Wilson.
Rookie goaltender Philipp Grubauer will make his 12th start in 17 games tonight when the Capitals take on the San Jose Sharks at Verizon Center [7 pm., CSN].
It’s fair to say that just about everything that has happened to Connor Carrick this season has been above and beyond what the 19-year-old defenseman anticipated before arriving for training camp
Capitals coach Adam Oates was frustrated following the loss to the Sabres on Sunday, but recognized his team was tired after emotionally draining games recently.