The Capitals’ annual fathers trip begins today in Los Angeles, where players’ fathers, brothers and mentors will be arriving from all parts of the globe.
In the words of their coach Barry Trotz, the Capitals “will not tell you” whether they were involved in trade talks with the Winnipeg Jets involving right wing Evander Kane.
News and notes as the Capitals savor Wednesday night’s wild officials-aided 5-4 win over the San Jose Sharks and are greeted by their fathers today in Los Angeles:
By RICK EYMER
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Joel Ward was standing in his favorite spot on the ice, which meant good fortune for the Washington Capitals.