According to some insiders at the owners meetings in West Palm, the NFL owners are expected to pass all five of the on-field rule changes proposed by the competition committee.
After most of the Capitals had retreated to the dressing room following Mondays practice center Nicklas Backstrom stayed on the ice and asked teammate Jay Beagle to give him a bump.
While the NFL world was going nuts on Wednesday between the announcement of the penalties in the bounty case, the Tebow trade to the Jets (and cancellation and new trade) and the pro day for Robert
The whispers began last season when Alex Ovechkin finished with career lows in goals (32) and points (85).
The Caps know they have their work cut out for themselves in the remaining weeks of the regular season. Most of the heavy-lifting will come away from D.C.