When the Capitals win without Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom contributing offensively, they are viewed as a well-balanced team capable of going the distance.
Shortly after being hired as head coach of the Capitals, Barry Trotz began watching game tapes of the way his new team played in the final 35 games of last season.
NEW YORK – While Capitals fans will gleefully remember Ovechkin’s incredible pass and Joel Ward’s dramatic goal with 1.4 seconds remaining in Thursday night’s
The Capitals do not believe a Game 7 stage is too big for them.
New coach, new year, same result. Through six games, the Capitals and the New York Islanders are deadlocked at three wins apiece and will need Game 7 to decide the victor.