Adam Oates needed the two points. More importantly, he needed validation.
The Capitals may face their first disciplinary hearing of the season on Saturday after defenseman John Erskine knocked Flyers right wing Wayne Simmonds out of Friday night’s game with an elb
The Caps won a hockey game Sunday afternoon, and you could argue the seeds of that victory were sown in New Jersey in the third period Friday night. The team scrapped and clawed and sacrificed to