As the trade deadline approaches, Jaromir Jagr knows he could be traded, but he says he will be ready either way.
After a vulnerable run in their last 11 games, the Capitals head west for a road trip that will see Washington face some of the best teams in the NHL. There will be no room for errors.
When Capitals rookie forward Andre Burakovsky began his NHL career he looked like a legitimate offensive star. On Monday, Burakovsky spent his 20th birthday wondering where all that offense went.
The Caps added some experience to the blue line by recalling rugged defenseman Steve Oleksy from the Hershey Bears.
The Capitals will face backup Curtis McIlhinney when they take on the Blue Jackets tonight in Columbus. Tune in to CSN at 6:30 p.m. for Pregame Live followed by puck drop at 7 p.m.