For the Caps, heading to Western Canada affords them a chance to spend time together as a team. For Jason Chimera, it means a big family hug.
The first road trip of the year is a good time for the team to come together, and the Caps look to do just that.
Brooks Orpik's first experience with hockey came in a preseason game involving Caps goalie Pat Riggin.
The Capitals are allowing fewer shots and blocking more. Players say there are lots of reasons why.
Jill Sorenson reports from Capitals practice where forward Jay Beagle is working towards making his season debut.