A month from now, general manager David Poile and the men’s U.S.
Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby knows what it’s like to see Alex Ovechkin barreling toward him with that look in his eye.
Martin Erat found John Carlson with a diving pass to set him up for a dazzling goal on Tuesday night in Washington.
Adam Oates is convinced the Capitals have enough offensive firepower to win hockey games. It’s their defensive responsibility that concerns him most.