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.
So why have the Caps climbed back into the hunt for a fifth straight Southeast Division title with three straight victories?