Capitals defenseman Jack Hillen still remembers the sound his right leg made when he placed weight on it after being checked into the boards by Calgary Flames forward Lance Bouma back on Oct.
Veteran defenseman Jack Hillen is expected to undergo surgery today to repair a “lower body” injury that coach Adam Oates said will sideline him for “months.”
It’s been only three preseason games but if you take a poll of the Capitals’ locker room, the NHL’s experiment with hybrid icing is a bad one and it won’t get approved by the Players’ Association.
CSNWashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will evaluate the 2012-13 performance of each player on the Caps roster. One breakdown will occur every day in alphabetical order.