They do it in Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay and Ottawa. And now, under new coach Barry Trotz, the Capitals’ logo has been designated holy ground.
As in, don’t tread on this.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 1-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres in their preseason debut Sunday night at VerizonCenter:
Andre Burakovsky found the net in the first period of the Caps preseason opener. During the intermission, he described the goal and how it felt to score his first.
Barry Trotz cautioned the media the other day NOT to read too much into the forward line combinations and defense pairings he uses in the first three games of the preseason.