Following the Capitals four-game flareout in the second round of the playoffs last spring, a handful of Capitals veterans asked Bruce Boudreau to hold the entire team accountable when they returned
Imagine Albert Pujols getting lifted for a pinch-hitter with the St. Louis Cardinals down by a run in the ninth inning.
Wouldnt happen, right?
Since he signed as a free agent with the Capitals two seasons ago, right wing Mike Knuble has always found himself on one of Bruce Boudreaus top two lines.
Having allowed four power-play goals on their last 13 chances, the Capitals spent a lot of time at Monday's practice working on the kill.