Sidney Crosby did his best impression of an actual hockey player Thursday night as he dropped the gloves and fought Brandon Dubinsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets.
When asked about the roots of the Capitals' four-game skid, Barry Trotz said Washington simply gives up too many goals.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 4-3 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday night at Nationwide Arena:
Washington is back from the All-Star Break and ready for a matchup against Columbus on Tuesday night. Tune to CSN for the puck drop at 7 p.m.
News and notes as the Capitals [24-13-9, 57 points] visit the Columbus Blue Jackets [20-22-3, 43 points] tonight at Nationwide Arena [6:30 p.m., pregame, CSN]: