A leg injury to Mikhail Grabovski and a “maintenance day” for Brooks Laich kept the two centers off the ice Monday for the Capitals’ practice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex.
Developing an NHL defenseman at the NHL level is one of the most painstaking challenges in hockey. But developing three of them at the same time?
Mikhail Grabovski’s 86-year-old grandfather came all the way from Belarus to spend the weekend with his grandson and the rest of the Capitals.
The other day, Adam Oates said one of his biggest concerns during the Capitals’ lengthy losing streak was that some of his players would begin cheating defensively in an effort to break out of the