In one week, Andre Burakovsky went from the Caps' top line to AHL Hershey where the head coach had some tough words for the young star.
The Capitals will be catching the Rangers on the back end of back-to-back games. The opposite occurred the last time they met.
Mike Green and Nicklas Backstrom sat out practice and Brooks Orpik left early. Who will play against the Rangers?
The Capitals started Tuesday's practice short one defenseman. They ended it short two.
Just one week after being traded to Carolina, a second concussion in two years may cut short this veteran defenseman's season short.