We are just one day away from Capitals hockey which means it's time for the most sacred of all preseason traditions: predictions. Today, we'll tackle the Eastern Conference.
To get you ready for the 2015-16 season, we will be previewing all 30 NHL in 30 days, division by division. Check the bottom of the page for a schedule of each preview.
The Capitals owe the Blue Jackets a round of drinks after Columbus defeated the Islanders 5-4 in a shootout Saturday night.
Instant analysis of the Capitals’ 4-2 loss to the New York Rangers Saturday afternoon in their regular season finale at Verizon Center: