If today ends in a “y,” it must also include this question for Capitals coach Adam Oates: “Who’s in goal for the Caps’ next game?”
Rookie goaltender Philipp Grubauer will make his 12th start in 17 games tonight when the Capitals take on the San Jose Sharks at Verizon Center [7 pm., CSN].
Eight-year-old Braden Nienaber deked around a sliding Tom Wilson, froze Braden Holtby with a head fake and tucked a back hander into the open net.
The Capitals have struggled so far in 2014, losing both of their games and four straight overall. What can be done to get out of the rut?