Alex Ovechkin felt the Capitals got off to a great start in their overtime loss to Philadelphia, but then they "stopped playing."
PHILADELPHIA -- Capitals coach Barry Trotz confirmed that goaltender Braden Holtby will make his 17th consecutive start when the Caps face the Flyers tonight at the Wells Fargo Center [6:30 pregam
Braden Holtby and the refs lost sight of the puck against the Panthers on Sunday. Then it appeared.
Please forgive the Caps and their fans if you see an occasional yawn today during the singing of the national anthem before their 3 p.m.
While most of the focus of today’s Winter Classic will fall on Alex Ovechkin, Barry Trotz, Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews, it could be Caps goaltender Braden Holtby who steals the headlines.