Longtime Caps fan Mike Ward believes diehards like him will return. But for the others, "out of sight, out of mind."
Former Capitals and Penguins goalie Brent Johnson says he's hoping the NHL lockout does not end his playing career.
After five days of negotiations Capitals goaltender Michal Neuvirth has officially joined Sparta Praha of the Czech League.
Donald Fehr has led major league baseball through seven collective bargaining agreements. He's now rallying a loyal group of hockey players.