Jason Chimera


When veterans like Jason Chimera and Justin Williams look across the Capitals dressing room and see Derek Roy, a veteran of 738 NHL games and 49 career playoff games, they see an unsigned player w


Assuming center Nicklas Backstrom returns from offseason hip surgery sometime in the first month of the season, the Capitals are fairly certain their top two forward lines will look something like


Last year in his first season with the Capitals Barry Trotz established a leadership group as liaisons between his staff and the players. 


At 36, Jason Chimera is a lot closer to the end of his career than he is to the start, but he's not ready to hang up the skates just yet.