Alex Ovechkin tried to explain the Capitals' recent tendency to make unforced errors after the team's 5-0 loss to Dallas on Tuesday night.
The Capitals were blown out at home by the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night by the score of 5-0.
Each of the Nationals' four minor minor league affiliates begin their seasons on Thursday. Here is a look at their rosters for 2014:
Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs