Now that the calendar has turned, NHL teams may begin contract negotiations with players currently playing under one-year contracts.
The Capitals continued their carousel of depth defenseman on Friday when they replaced Connor Carrick with Ryan Stanton.
It's officially 2016 now, so we can all put last year behind us, right? Well, maybe not so much if you're a sports fan in the DMV.
Happy New Year and welcome to our first Friday Six-Pack of 2016. Crazy week in Capitals Nation. Let’s get started:
Hershey update: 16-11-1-5, 4th in the Atlantic Division. Last week: 1-3-0-0