With Jack Hillen’s return to game action still in question, the Capitals have recalled left-handed defenseman Julien Bouillette from the Hershey Bears and had him join them on their flight to Flor
Capitals defenseman Jack Hillen says he’s “super close” to returning to the lineup after missing nearly five months with a broken right leg, but he does not consider himself an option for Thursday
Nicklas Backstrom has worked too hard and has accomplished too much in his hockey career to be subjected to answering the kind of questions he faced on Tuesday.
Last Wednesday night was an emotional one for a pair of Capitals Olympians.
Alex Ovechkin's homecoming trip to Russia did not go as planned, as the Russian hockey team did not medal and his father took ill. Ovechkin apologized to his Russian fans for the performance.