Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom sat out Monday's practice with an illness and was replaced on a second line by Marcus Johansson, who centered a unit with Troy Brouwer and Eric Fehr.
According to multiple reports, former Capital and current Carolina Hurricanes forward Alexander Semin has agreed to play for his hometown team of Sokol Krasnoyarsk, a Tier II feeder team for the Ko
The mass exodus of locked-out NHL players continued on Monday when 11 more players, including San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton and Rangers winger Rick Nash signed contracts with European leagues
For the next three weeks CSNWashington.com will take a team-by-team look at the three divisions in the Eastern Conference.
By JP FinlayCSNwashington.com