Alex Ovechkin led the NHL with 51 goals as a right wing last season but was third from the bottom with a minus-35 rating, a big reason he received just one fifth-place vote in Hart Trophy ballotin
Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan orchestrated his first NHL draft this weekend, fortifying the organization with, among others, a player who models his game after Marian Gaborik, a goalten
Many wondered heading into the 2014 NHL draft if Capitals new general manager Brian MacLellan would bring more of a North American influence to the organization.
Brian MacLellan wanted to do more on the first night of the NHL draft Friday in Philadelphia. He just couldn’t find the right dance partner.