After four straight preseason shootouts, the Capitals return to action tonight in Boston against the Bruins.
BALTIMORE – Mike Green was hoping the ice at 1st Mariner Arena would be better than it was in the inaugural Baltimore Hockey Classic two years ago.
Two years ago, when the Capitals faced off against the Nashville Predators in the inaugural Baltimore Hockey Classic, players complained about soft ice and dangerous playing conditions.
2012-13: 28-14-6, 62 points
Where they finished: 2nd in the Northeast; 4th in the East; 5th in the NHL