Marty Erat


Welcome to our weekly edition of Penn Quarter Sports Tavern’s 6-Pack of Questions, where we aim to keep it real while answering your most pressing questions regarding the Washington Capitals.


It is not uncommon for the Verizon Center press box to be sprinkled with scouts from around the NHL.


As a coach, what do you do when two of your players ask to be traded in the same week?

Do you tell them to go home and wait to be dealt?

Do you ignore it and play them anyway?


Marty Erat hopped on the ice today like any other day.


Martin Erat found John Carlson with a diving pass to set him up for a dazzling goal on Tuesday night in Washington.