First came the news that the Capitals would host the 2015 Winter Classic.
Then came the news that the Chicago Blackhawks would be their opponent.
If there is a deal between the NHL and the Nationals to make Nats Park the home of the 2015 Winter Classic between the Capitals and the Chicago Blackhawks on Jan.
This is the time of year when unsigned UFAs get a little desperate and NHL teams have no problem rolling the dice with minimum risk.
Now that we’ve concluded our team-by-team series on the NHL’s 30 clubs, here’s our predicted order of finish in each of the four divisions.