Five days after sending the 20-year-old rookie to the AHL Bears to get more playing time, the Capitals recalled Burakovsky today and will have him in the lineup tonight when they face the Dallas Stars at Verizon Center.
Can Barry Trotz win two rounds? Who comes back next year? Your questions, our answers.
Capitals coach Barry Trotz realizes there is a good chance the his team will face the Rangers or Canadiens in the first round of the playoffs.
Brooks Orpik and Jay Beagle are out for Friday night's game against the Dallas Stars. But what about Mike Green and Michael Latta?
Defenseman John Erskine has not played a game all season. He skated on his own before Thursday's practice.