CSNWashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will evaluate the 2011-12 performance of each player on the Caps roster. One breakdown will occur every weekday in alphabetical order.
After holding the title of Capitals head coach for 169 days or 60 regular season games and 14 tightly fought playoff battles, Dale Hunter's players were surprised to hear that their bench boss
The familiarity of an early playoff exit didn't make the Capitals' Game 7 loss in Madison Square Garden any easier Saturday night.
Jay Beagle did not practice with the Capitals on Friday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, further darkening his chances of playing in Game 7 Saturday night in New Yorks Madison Square Garden.