Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin left Tuesday’s practice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex when he “tweaked” an upper-body injury, but is making the team’s trip to Uniondale, N.Y., for Wednesday night’s g
John Carlson has the longest active games played streak on the Capitals at 316 games. Karl Alzner is right behind him at 314 games.
When the Capitals hit the ice on Monday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, two of their six defensemen – Mike Green and Brooks Orpik – were missing.
Capitals center Brooks Laich admits now that when he returned to the lineup Nov. 7 against the Chicago Blackhawks, his left shoulder was not 100 percent healed.