For goaltender Braden Holtby and defenseman Dmitry Orlov, this was supposed to be their breakout season for the Capitals.
Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin confirmed on Friday that if there is an NHL lockout he will play in the Kontinental Hockey League.
For the next two days CSNWashington.com will continue our team-by-team look at the three divisions in the Eastern Conference.
The top negotiators for the NHL and its players association have returned to the bargaining table after a 3 -hour break on Tuesday in New York.
Weve all season Alex Ovechkin in a Russian hockey jersey.