The remaking of the Capitals coaching staff continued late Tuesday night when the club announced Jim Johnson, a former teammate of Dale Hunters, has joined the staff.
Now that Capitals right wing Alex Semin has suffered the embarrassment of being a healthy scratch for the first time since his rookie season, whats next for the 27-year-old Russian?
Brooks Laich wears the face of his team.
When the Capitals are winning his eyes glisten and he's as jovial as they come. When they're losing he wears a glare and a scowl.
Hes been benched for long stretches of games.
Hes had closed-door meetings about taking too many penalties
Hes practiced with the fourth line.