While bracing themselves for bad news on Alex Ovechkin the Capitals welcomed a burst of sunshine on an otherwise cloudy day.
PITTSBURGH Their careers have been compared and contrasted since the day the Capitals took Alex Ovechkin with the first pick of the 2004 NHL draft and the Penguins followed by taking Evgeni Malkin
PITTSBURGH - Too bad the Capitals and Penguins dont tangle a few more times this season.
News and notes as the Capitals prepare for tonights 7 p.m. puck drop against the Carolina Hurricanes:
It is amazing how 24 hours can make all the difference in the world for a hockey team. The Caps were flat and disinterested Tuesday against the New York Islanders.