Following Sunday’s game against Florida, Capitals coach Barry Trotz talked about diving and the integrity of the game. Evidently, the NHL was listening.
News, notes and anecdotes as the Capitals [20-11-7, 47 points] visit the Toronto Maple Leafs [21-16-3, 45 points] tonight at Air Canada Centre [6:30 p.m. pregame, CSN]:
Hershey update: 17-12-4-1, 2nd in the East Division, 6th in the Eastern Conference. Last week: 1-1
While the Capitals were marching their way up the Eastern Conference standings en route to their New Year’s Day Winter Classic against the Chicago Blackhawks, they were winning with very little he