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During Capitals development camp two weeks ago, Hershey Bears coach Troy Mann lamented he may have to go into next season with three rookie defensemen in his lineup.
The Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup Wednesday night, their third in six years, capping off another incredible NHL postseason.
Twenty-four games into their first season under head coach Barry Trotz the Capitals find themselves right where they started with a .500 record.