While Capitals Olympians John Carlson, Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Marcus Johansson and Marty Erat woke up Monday morning in the resort town of Sochi, Russia on the coast of the Black Sea, a
Too many turnovers cost the Caps a loss against the Islanders. The Caps said they will continue to fight to put themselves in a position for postseason hockey.
After breaking free of their 7-game losing streak, the Caps realize they are still in the running for the playoffs. Brouwer says their only focus now is to win hockey games.
On several occasions this season, Capitals coach Adam Oates has made it clear that scoring goals has never been an issue with the Caps. Preventing them has always been the challenge.