Tampa Bay Lightning


In his brief tenure as head coach of the Capitals, Barry Trotz has often said he will learn more about his team during times of adversity than when things are going smoothly.


News and notes from the Capitals’ practice on Friday at Kettler as they prepare to visit the Tampa Bay Lightning [7-3-1] Saturday night:


The leaves are turning and there’s a chill in the air. That can only mean one thing, hockey season is back!


Let’s face it. From a financial standpoint the NHL lockout is not seriously hurting millionaire players like Alex Ovechkin, Sidney Crosby and Vinny Lecavalier.


The top negotiators for the NHL and its players association have returned to the bargaining table after a 3 -hour break on Tuesday in New York.