Capitals goalie Michal Neuvirth will not travel with the team to New York to play the Islanders after suffering an injury during pregame warmups on Friday night, coach Adam Oates said.
Every Caps fan knows Braden Holtby’s pregame routine. It involves eye exercises and a conversation with himself from the bench hours before the puck drops.
Capitals coach Adam Oates has been where Marty Erat is right now. Twice in his playing career Oates forced his team’s hands.
Capitals coach Adam Oates understands there will be rookie mistakes over the course of a hockey game.