Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals enjoy a day away from the rink after their pulsating 3-2 come-form-behind overtime win against the slumping New York Islanders at the Verizon Cen
So now that the NHL trade deadline has come and gone without the Capitals making a move of any kind, do they have enough to make the playoffs?
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.