Capitals goaltending coach Olie Kolzig has been preaching a lot of patience these days. To his goalies, to Adam Oates, to himself.
They are the words a coach – let alone a legion of fans – never wants to hear and defenseman Karl Alzner uttered them following the Capitals’ 4-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes Tuesday night.
News and notes as the Capitals [14-11-2] take on the Carolina Hurricanes [10-12-5] tonight at VerizonCenter [6:30 p.m. Caps Central, CSN]:
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