More news and notes as the Capitals (7-5-3, 17 points) take on the New Jersey Devils (7-7-2, 16 points) tonight at Verizon Center (6:30 p.m., Caps Central, CSN):
News and notes as the Capitals [7-5-3, 17 points] take on the New Jersey Devils [7-7-2, 16 pints] tonight at VerizonCenter [ 6:30 p.m. Caps Central, CSN]:
The Capitals dropped a season-high six-spot on the New Jersey Devils Thursday night.
Alex Ovechkin is scoring goals and taking names and if Barry Trotz has his way, his 29-year-old captain is going to silence every one of his critics this season.