Washington Capitals General manager George McPhee talks with reporters during a press conference at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va., Monday, July 11, 2011. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

Washington Capitals General manager George McPhee talks with reporters during a press conference at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va., Monday, July 11, 2011. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)