While nearly 300 other NHL players are in New York trying to build a bridge between the players union and the leagues owners, Capitals Mike Green, Brooks Laich and Nicklas Backstrom are in Old Town
For the next three weeks CSNWashington.com will take a team-by-team look at the three divisions in the Eastern Conference.
By: Ben Raby
Before negotiating his two-year contract extension with the Capitals, center Mathieu Perreault made it known he wanted more ice time than he received in his first full NHL season.
George McPhee entered Sundays start of NHL free agency with 20.8 million in cap space. He spent just 950,000 on fourth-line winger Joey Crabb.