When the Capitals’ coaching staff shook up the forward lines and defense pairings last week, one combination that was left untouched was the top line of center Nicklas Backstrom, left wing Marcus
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals enjoy a complete day off on Sunday following their 4-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets:
WASHINGTON – Marty Erat says he never needed to be motivated.
He’s played in enough games to know that when given the opportunity, he’d produce.
Capitals left wing Jason Chimera knows he is not unique when he says cancer has had a lasting impact on his life.