Defenseman Roman Hamrlik and right wing Mike Knuble said today they have not asked Capitals general manager George McPhee for a trade, but both seemed open to the possibility of being moved before
Take a deep breath and exhale before you read this:
Alex Ovechkin for Rick Nash. Straight up.
Playing a last place Canadiens team, and with an overnight trip to ninth-place Toronto set for the next night, the Capitals could have easily overlooked Friday nights game.
Alex Ovechkin said he will be in the lineup tonight when the Capitals face the Montreal Canadiens at the Verizon Center.