Capitals Insider: Alex Ovechkin
The Capitals don't expect Martin Erat's trade request to be a distraction, and they understand he wants to play more.
Notes and observations from Washington's loss Saturday night.
Grabovski needed 20 stitches to close two cuts on his face.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' loss to Montreal.
Malkin may be on a 14-game goal-scoring drought, but the Caps still know what the Pens center is capable of.
Back at the top of their games, Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby face off as division rivals tonight at Verizon Center.
The rookies are eager for their first taste of the Capitals-Penguins rivalry and to be a part of a head-to-head Ovechkin-Crosby matchup.
Has the Capitals-Penguins rivalry lost some of its intensity in recent years?
The star winger's two goals fueled Washington's 4-1 win over the Blues and tied him for the league lead in goals.
It shouldn't come as a surprise that Coach Adam Oates kept Marcus Johansson on the top line for Saturday's practice.