The Capitals (16-5-1, 33 points) have a chance to take the Metro Division lead tonight when they visit the Toronto Maple Leafs (7-10-5, 19 points) at the Air Canada Centre (7 p.m., CSN+).
Last season Braden Holtby ranked near the top of virtually every goaltending category except one. In shootouts, his .718 save percentage ranked 28th in the NHL.
If there is anything we are learning about Barry Trotz and 3-on-3 overtimes it’s that he is taking a conservative approach, confident that his skill players and goaltender can get the job done in
It is one of the loneliest skates in hockey, from the penalty box to the bench after an opponent scores on a power play you gave them.