It is a question that has dogged the NHL for as long as it’s existed.
But for the first time in a long time, it’s a debate that is gaining serious traction.
Sudden and second thoughts as the Capitals breathe the rare air atop the Metropolitan Division standings following Sunday night’s impressive 4-1 win over the St. Louis Blues:
Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby knows what it’s like to see Alex Ovechkin barreling toward him with that look in his eye.
How it happened: The Capitals jumped all over the Blues, who had played the night before in