News and notes as the Capitals prepare to face the Vancouver Canucks Friday night at Verizon Center:
Judging from the Capitals’ morning skate on Monday, the Evgeny Kuznetsov era will begin on a fourth line with Jay Beagle and Tom Wilson tonight against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Laich finds himself in back-to-back highlights, Fehr went off to the races, and the captain met a milestone. Check out what made the Caps top 5 plays of the week.
Midway through the third period against the Phoenix Coyotes, the Capitals saw their flickering playoff chances flashing in front of their eyes.
Going into the 3rd period, the Caps had gone 106 minutes without a goal, and 186:22 without a 5-on-5