A year ago, in an effort to cultivate his relationship with Alex Ovechkin, Adam Oates booked a nine-hour trip to Moscow to see how his star captain lived and trained and spent his offseason.
The Capitals have put the Baltimore Hockey Classic on hold for at least one season, and will play all of their home preseason games at Verizon Center next fall.
Adam Oates is credited for turning Alex Ovechkin back into a 50-goal scorer.
Will Washington's core of Nicklas Backstrom, Mike Green, Alex Ovechkin, and John Carlson be back in D.C.? CSN's Chuck Gormley discusses.