Without Alex Ovechkin in the lineup, Washington's offense struggled in a loss to Ottawa, but coach Adam Oates says the Capitals need to push through the 'dog days' of the season.
Seconds after the Capitals fell behind 2-0 to the Ottawa Senators in the third period of Tuesday night’s shutout loss, Caps center Mikhail Grabovski decided to make a statement.
Brooks Laich says that if the Capitals hope to snap out of their six-game losing streak, they’re going to need to play heavier hockey than they are now.
The Caps suffered yet another loss Tuesday night to Ottawa, making it six straight losses for Washington.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 2-0 loss to the Ottawa Senators Tuesday night at VerizonCenter: