Before they hit the ice for a week of development camp, new Capitals coach Adam Oates advised his players to play hard between the whistles, but to refrain from dropping the gloves.
During his playing days, former Capitals defenseman Al Iafrate was a loose cannon on and off the ice.
Capitals general manager George McPhee knew he didnt want to pay Dennis Wideman what he figured hed be worth on the open market.
PITTSBURGH -- Caps fans will remember one of the names that will be selected in the second or third round of the NHL draft today.
Ten things you need to know, plus a prediction, as the Los Angeles Kings and New Jersey Devils face off tonight in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals: