Brooks Orpik


Like many other players around the NHL, Brooks Orpik had his opinions about the Capitals before arriving in Washington as a free agent last summer. He admits now they weren’t very accurate.


Capitals first-year general manager Brian MacLellan met with reporters for close to 30 minutes on Monday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex.


The Capitals knew today could possibly be the last time some of their teammates would share the same locker room.


And so it’s come to this, Game 7.


NEW YORK -- As members of the Pittsburgh Penguins last season, Capitals defensemen Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen experienced what it was like to build a 3-1 series lead against the New York Range