The Capitals (9-3-0, 18 points) will look to keep the Toronto Maple Leafs (2-8-3, 7 points) at the bottom of the NHL standings when they face off tonight at Verizon Center (7 p.m., CSN-plus).
The other day, Russia’s all-time leading goal scorer and incoming Hockey Hall of Famer Sergei Fedorov made a long-distance request to Alex Ovechkin, asking him to wait until Tuesday night when the
News, notes and quotes as the Caps (9-3-0, 18 points) prepare to face the Toronto Maple Leafs (2-8-3, 7 points) tonight (7 p.m., CSN):
On the surface, Justin Williams seems to be having a pretty good start to his first season as a member of the Capitals.
Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom was flattered by the words he heard from Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock.