News and notes as the Capitals hit the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Thursday in preparation for a season-defining four-game road trip that begins Friday night in Newark against the Devils:
Alain and Lucy Brouillete have had quite a week, thanks to their 27-year-old son, Capitals defenseman Julien Brouillete.
Martin Erat can finally breathe.
With the Caps up 1-0 against New Jersey Saturday night, Erat found himself with the puck heading towards an empty net. Thank goodness he didn't miss.
You couldn't have scripted it any better.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 3-0 win over the New Jersey DevilsSaturday night at Verizon Center: