News and notes as the Caps prepare for tonights crucial Southeast Division showdown with the Florida Panthers:
Say what you want about Alex Ovechkin having the least productive season of his career.
On Monday, he at least spoke like a true captain.
If youre looking for reasons for the Capitals recent run of mediocrity their lack of secondary scoring is a good start.
The roll call is less than encouraging, but here we go:
In his seven-plus seasons with the Capitals, Brooks Laich has never missed a game from an injury sustained in a game.