Anders Backstrom recalls the time he picked up his son, Nicklas, after a soccer practice in their hometown of Gavle, Sweden.
Welcome to our Penn Quarter Sports Tavern Friday six-pack, where we try to keep it real while answering your Caps questions of the week. Lots of trade talk this week, so let’s get right to it:
The Capitals’ annual fathers trip begins today in Los Angeles, where players’ fathers, brothers and mentors will be arriving from all parts of the globe.
In the words of their coach Barry Trotz, the Capitals “will not tell you” whether they were involved in trade talks with the Winnipeg Jets involving right wing Evander Kane.