Remember Mattias Sjogren, the forward prospect who bolted for Sweden after not making the Capitals opening roster and playing seven weeks with the Hershey Bears?
It must be playoff time.
Trying to get a straight answer from Capitals coach Dale Hunter on player injuries is a little like reading tea leaves.
It might be just be a coincidence that four of the Capitals final five road games happen to be in cities where Mike Knuble has played.
Capitals coach Dale Hunter probably could have dusted off a tape of one of his own kamikaze net-crashing goals to illustrate his point.