Since Capitals general manager George McPhee believes the upcoming NHL draft is deeper than most, hes decided to take Colorados second-round pick this year instead of waiting until next year.
OK, so another NHL season has come and gone without a Stanley Cup parade through the streets of D.C.
Turns out Tomas Vokoun and Dale Hunter had something in common. Both signed one-year deals with the Capitals with little intentions of staying beyond this season.
One month ago Mike Knuble saw the writing on the wall. His 15-year NHL career would end as a healthy scratch on a team that barely clawed its way into the playoffs.