More news and notes as the Capitals (7-5-3, 17 points) take on the New Jersey Devils (7-7-2, 16 points) tonight at Verizon Center (6:30 p.m., Caps Central, CSN):
Braden Holtby makes a critical save before the first intermission to keep the Caps and Devils tied.
As part of our summer series previewing the 2014-15 NHL season, CSNwashington.com is analyzing all 30 NHL teams, division by division.
Russia scored four power play goals and Alex Ovechkin added an even strength tally in a 5-2 win against Finland in the gold medal game at the World Hockey Championships in Minsk, Belarus.
During his 17 years managing the Capitals George McPhee often pointed out that the right way to build a hockey team is through the draft, not free agency.