Nate Schmidt


The Capitals (33-7-3, 69 points) visit the Buffalo Sabres (17-22-4, 38 points) tonight at First Niagara Center (6:30 p.m., CSN). Here’s our AAA Keys to the Game:


NEW YORK -- However controversial the signing of Mike Richards may be around the NHL, it’s not viewed that way by the Capitals.


Ever wonder how a player gets his stick ready to play? Jill Sorenson goes through the process with Nate Schmidt as he cuts and tapes up his stick.


News, notes and quotes as the Capitals begin a stretch of three games in four nights, starting with back-to-back games against the Buffalo Sabres.


The Capitals came out quick and took advantage, then held off a late rally from the Lightning. Catch up on all the highlights and analysis with Capitals Rewind!