With the Capitals (8-3-0, 16 points) facing the Boston Bruins (6-4-1, 13 points) tonight at Verizon Center (6:30 pregame, CSN), here are our five keys to the game:
After a crushing loss to the New York Rangers on Tuesday, you may have been expecting big changes to the lineup.
Hershey update: 5-3-0-2, 3rd in the Atlantic Division. Last week: 2-1-0-1
Capitals head coach Barry Trotz will be named as an assistant coach to Mike Babcock on Team Canada for the 2016 World Cup, according to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger.