Sometimes NHL teams pay their players based on what theyve accomplished.
Sometimes they pay them for what theyre capable of accomplishing.
Itching to see some Capitals hockey?
The Capitals have released their 2012 preseason schedule. The schedule features seven games against four opponents and includes three games at Verizon Center.
From Comcast SportsNet
The Washington Capitals have made their first move of the 2012 offseason. On Saturday the team announced the trade of left wing Chris Bourque to the Boston Bruins for center Zach Hamill.