Braden Holtby will get make just his second start in 10 games today when the Capitals butt helmets with the Boston Bruins at 12:30 at Verizon Center.
News and notes as the Capitals [34-27-12, 80 points] take on the Boston Bruins [50-17-6, 106 points] today at 12:30 p.m. at Verizon Center:
When the clock strikes 7 tonight and Troy Brouwer sits down in front of his television, he won’t be dressed in orange and black or holding a sign saying how much he loves Sidney Crosby.
A banged up Capitals squad had an intense practice at Kettler in preparation for the Bruins on Saturday.
Backstrom, Laich, and Grabovski all skated.