News, notes and quotes as the Capitals [14-10-5, 33 points] visit the Florida Panthers [12-8-8, 32 points] tonight at BB&T Center [7:30 p.m., CSN]:
Here is a preview of Comcast SportsNet's look at the early years of Capitals players as they grew up playing hockey, a special that airs Dec. 14 at 9 p.m.
Capitals coach Barry Trotz liked a lot of what he saw in the Capitals’ 3-2 overtime loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The way it ended was not one of them.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 3-2 overtime loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets Thursday night at Verizon Center:
A 53-foot trailer - the world's largest mobile refrigeration unit - left for Nationals Park from Toronto on Wednesday, embarking on a 480-mile trip to South Capitol Street.