The Caps leaned heavily on Braden Holtby last year to close out the season. This year, they won't have to thanks to Philipp Grubauer.
Marcus Johansson was not on the ice on Monday, but Brooks Orpik and Jay Beagle were. Barry Trotz provided an injury update on all three after practice.
The Caps will be without Alex Ovechkin for Tuesday's game against Florida. Will this outcome be better than the last time they played without their captain?
Evgeny Kuznetsov was named the NHL's First Star for January after making his first NHL All-Star appearance.