CHICAGO (AP) -- Rookie Andrew Shaw recorded his first two-goal game, and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Sunday night for their third straight win.
News and notes as the Capitals prepare for tonights showdown with the Blackhawks in Chicago:
This will not come as a surprise to any of you, but this is going to be one crazy race in the Southeast Division and in the Eastern Conference.
News and notes as the Capitals prepare for tonights 7 p.m. puck drop against the New York Islanders at Nassau Coliseum:
Last Friday, Dale Hunter sent a not-so-subtle message to slumping right wing Alex Semin when he relegated him to the fourth line for a practice.