Braden Holtby learned on the plane ride from Chicago to Detroit that hed be getting his first NHL start since Feb. 13 against the Red Wings.
DETROIT -- Maybe it was the hour of sleep they lost while their chartered flight was grounded by fog late Sunday night.
The only good thing to come out of Sunday nights 5-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks was the news that followed about an hour later while the Capitals were boarding their charter flight for Detroit,
CHICAGO (AP) -- Rookie Andrew Shaw recorded his first two-goal game, and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Sunday night for their third straight win.
This will not come as a surprise to any of you, but this is going to be one crazy race in the Southeast Division and in the Eastern Conference.