When the NHL cracked down on goaltending equipment this summer more than a few players wondered how smaller pads would impact New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist.
Alex Ovechkin left the ice less than 20 minutes after the start of practice on Tuesday, raising concern that he may have suffered an injury during practice.
Capitals right wing Jason Chimera has a message to the NHL referees assigned to the first-round playoff opener against the New York Rangers:
Now that the Capitals have locked up the Southeast Division and will begin the Stanley Cup playoffs as the No. 3 seed in the East, who will they face in Round 1?