Alex Ovechkin has been through goal-scoring droughts before.
Early in the 2008-09 season [Oct. 13-Nov.8] and again in 2010 [Nov. 17-Dec. 2] he went nine games without a goal.
Capitals coach Barry Trotz says it will be a game-time decision, but it appears he’s leaning toward inserting right wing Tom Wilson into the lineup in place of Eric Fehr tonight when the Detroit R
Capitals right winger Troy Brouwer has been wearing pink skate laces and using a pink stick since the start of October.
After the Capitals returned from their Canadian road trip, Barry Trotz bumped up Andre Burakovsky and Joel Ward to Alex Ovechkin's line.
Waking up every morning in a hotel room across from Kettler Capitals Iceplex is a daily reminder to Liam O’Brien that his NHL career is a day-by-day proposition.