When the Capitals win without Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom contributing offensively, they are viewed as a well-balanced team capable of going the distance.
As they try to bury the bitter taste of Friday night’s 2-1 overtime loss in New York , the Capitals are trying to draw on the fact that they still lead their second-round series against the Ranger
In his first year as coach of the Capitals Barry Trotz has introduced to his players quite a few catch phrases.
NEW YORK – The Capitals still believe it was a goal.
The game officials, obviously, disagreed.
NEW YORK - Curtis Glencross stood in front of the cameras and voice recorders, beads of sweat rolling down his forehead, quietly dissecting one of the most emotional games of his nine-year NHL car