News and notes from today’s morning skate at Kettler as the Capitals [30-27-10, 70 points] face the Vancouver Canucks [30-28-10, points] tonight at Verizon Center [7 p.m., CSN+]:
Dmitry Orlov re-signed with the Caps and feels more confident knowing that he will be staying in Washington.
Desperation. Urgency. Pressure.
It only took 47 seconds for the Penguins to score their first goal on Monday night, and the Caps took too long to get going.
The Capitals had a hard time generating shots on goal Thursday night against the Bruins.