In what could be a move intended to make room for another NHL salary, the Capitals have assigned forward Keith Aucoin to the Hershey Bears of the AHL.
News and notes as the Capitals prepare for tonights 7 p.m. puck drop against the Carolina Hurricanes:
Last week, when Capitals coach Dale Hunter was asked about how he planned to divvy up the goaltending duties for the upcoming week, he replied, "I'm a tonight guy.
News and notes as the Caps prepare for their 5 p.m. puck drop against the visiting Carolina Hurricanes:
Capitals coach Dale Hunter continues to experiment with his forward lines as his team prepares for Sundays 5 p.m. puck drop against the Carolina Hurricanes at the Verizon Center.