It’s amazing how one Christmas card video can shed light on the otherwise hidden talents of a bunch of hockey players.
If you haven’t seen the Capitals’ Christmas video, you should.
As the son of Canadian immigrants from Barbados, Capitals right wing Joel Ward was taught the lessons of tolerance and acceptance while still standing up for what he believed in.
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Caps reflect on Tuesday night’s 4-3 overtime victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets and look ahead to Friday night’s 7:30 p.m. visit to Detroit.
After leading the NHL with a 26.8 percent success rate on power plays last season, the Capitals once again find themselves atop the league in 2013-14 with a 33 PP% through eight games.