As the Capitals prepare for the 40th season in franchise history, they do so with the most experienced bench boss the club has ever known.
The Capitals have been the proverbial Goldilocks when it comes to their selections of head coaches in the past few years.
Former Capitals captain Dale Hunter has long been considered among the best coaches in Canadian junior hockey. It may not be long before he ranks among the best junior coaches in the world.
In case you missed it over the weekend, Alex Ovechkin netted his first hat trick of the season for Dynamo Moscow, pulling off the trifecta at even strength, on the power play and into an empty net