Forgive goaltender Jaroslav Halak if he’s not quite sure which time zone and zip code he’s in these days. The past three weeks have been one strange journey.
After several seasons of trade deadline duds, it seems like the week before is really when all of the action happens.
Some wondered if the Buffalo Sabres netminder Ryan Miller might move to Washington before the deadline but the olympic goalie is off to the St. Louis Blues.
Sudden and second thoughts as the Capitals breathe the rare air atop the Metropolitan Division standings following Sunday night’s impressive 4-1 win over the St. Louis Blues: