When New Jersey Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello received a phone call from Capitals general manager George McPhee a few days after the Devils were eliminated in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Fina
A few weeks after the Capitals were eliminated from the playoffs, veteran right wing Mike Knuble was asked what kind of coach would be the perfect fit for the Caps.
Lets face it. If Adam Oates is going to be successful as the new coach of the Capitals, his first order of business will be forging a strong relationship with Alex Ovechkin.
Peter Bondra played parts of six seasons with Adam Oates in Washington and believes the 49-year-old future Hall of Famer is the perfect fit at the clubs next head coach.
The Capitals are expected to schedule a news conference later this afternoon announcing the hiring of Adam Oates as their next head coach, CSNWashington.com has learned.