TAMPA, FL -- With each passing day the NHLs Eastern Conference playoff picture comes more and more into focus and so does the potential path for the Capitals.
Its been a harrowing few days for Caps fans and with a little luck the next eight days will be even crazier.
If Tuesday nights game against the Buffalo Sabres was a measuring stick on the Capitals season of failed expectations, they have a lot of work to do if they hope to reach the Stanley Cup playoffs f
Capitals coach Dale Hunter acknowledged before Sundays game against the Minnesota Wild that he was looking for a goalie to step up and have a good stretch run.
With 15 days remaining in the regular season the race for the eighth and final playoff spot in the NHLs Eastern Conference is down two teams the late-charging Buffalo Sabres and hard-luck Washingt