Over the next day or two there will be plenty of discussion over whether Capitals right wing Tom Wilson deserved a suspension for his big hit on Flyers center Brayden Schenn Tuesday night.
News and notes as the Capitals catch a flight for Raleigh, N.C., where they’ll face the Carolina Hurricanes Friday night [7 p.m., CSN]:
Minutes before defending Capitals rookie Tom Wilson in a noon phone hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety, Caps coach Adam Oates again emphasized that Wilson did everything right – and
News and notes as the Capitals enjoy a full day off before hitting the ice at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in preparation for Friday night’s visit to Raleigh, N.C. to face the Hurricanes:
On the same day the NHL Department of Player Safety suspended Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland for an illegal check to the head, it scheduled a Thursday hearing for Capitals rookie right wing T