Capitals forward Joel Ward had two goals and an assist as Canada clinched first place in Group A at the IIHF World Hockey Championships with a 3-2 win against Norway.
Alex Ovechkin had a power play goal and an assist Friday as Russia beat Switzerland 5-0 in the opening game of the 2014 IIHF World Hockey Championships.
CSNWashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will evaluate the 2013-14 performance of each player on the Caps roster. One breakdown will occur every weekday in alphabetical order.
Given a choice, they’d rather be playing in the Eastern Conference final.
The Capitals season may be done, but forward Troy Brouwer isn’t ready to pack up his gear just yet.