Alex Ovechkin is calling it "probably the biggest game of the year."
Troy Brouwer echoed those sentiments, calling it "maybe a make-or-break game in our season."
OK, Caps fans. Are you ready to do something youve never done before?
Its time to dig out those black and gold T-shirts and root for the Penguins tonight.
DETROIT -- Maybe it was the hour of sleep they lost while their chartered flight was grounded by fog late Sunday night.
News and notes as the Caps prepare for tonights 8:30 p.m. puck drop against the Jets in Winnipegs MTS Centre.
So why have the Caps climbed back into the hunt for a fifth straight Southeast Division title with three straight victories?