The Capitals are expected to schedule a news conference later this afternoon announcing the hiring of Adam Oates as their next head coach, CSNWashington.com has learned.
CSNWashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will evaluate the 2011-12 performance of each player on the Caps roster. One breakdown will occur every weekday in alphabetical order.
When the Capitals took Thomas Di Pauli with the 100th pick overall of the NHL draft on Saturday in Pittsburgh, they knew they were getting a two-way center with a tireless work ethic.
PITTSBURGH Want to get to know the Capitals 10 draft picks a little better?
PITTSBURGH That creaking sound youre hearing is the door closing on soon-to-be former Capitals Alex Semin and Dennis Wideman.