Independent voices from the TWT Communities
With the Metro underneath and so many events there beyond hockey Verizon Center, the ice surface there has been the subject of ridicule for quite some time. So it's enough of a concern on a normal day, but with the temperature expected to approach 90 degrees Monday, the chances of bad ice increase substantially.
Mike Green flew to St. Louis to have sports hernia surgery because the Washington Capitals had a lot of familiarity with Dr. Michael Brunt.
Troy Brouwer would like to score goals. He really would.
Last season Alex Ovechkin lost his center and mentor at the trade deadline, days after losing his other linemate to injury.
The Washington Capitals turned to a familiar face yesterday as they continue to reshape their roster via free agency.
With an assist from his captain, Washington Capitals general manager George McPhee landed a veteran defenseman who can quarterback the power play. McPhee also might have found Alex Ovechkin's new best friend.