It must be playoff time.
It might be just be a coincidence that four of the Capitals final five road games happen to be in cities where Mike Knuble has played.
BOSTON -- Dale Hunter says his decision to start 35-year-old veteran Tomas Vokoun in the biggest game of the season tonight against the Boston Bruins was an easy one.
If you believe Capitals coach Dale Hunter, the return of star center Nicklas Backstrom to the Capitals' lineup will need to wait at least a few more days.
Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom cleared the final hurdle in his recovery from a concussion Tuesday when he passed his baseline test with flying colors, according to general manager George McPhee.