Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin confirmed on Friday that if there is an NHL lockout he will play in the Kontinental Hockey League.
It is a question on the minds of every player, coach, general manager and owner in the NHL not to mention millions of its fans.
Goaltender Michal Neuvirth was back on the ice Thursday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, turning aside pucks in an informal scrimmage with a handful of teammates.
Capitals goaltender Michal Neuvirth knew his summer of tranquility had taken a turn for the worse when he looked at his cell phone and saw five missed calls.
For the next three weeks CSNWashington.com will take a team-by-team look at the three divisions in the Eastern Conference.