Defenseman is out with "upper body injury" for final two road games of the season
Notes and observations from the Capitals' win on Long Island.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' loss.
Under Adam Oates, Washington has not won a regulation or overtime game in which it has scored two or fewer goals.
Even if the Capitals win out, they have less than a 50 percent chance of reaching the playoffs according to SportsClubStats.com.
New Jersey has the league's the top-ranked penalty kill
Ovechkin says everyone quit on the play that led to Dallas' fourth goal.
After sitting out seven games as a healthy scratch, rookie defenseman Connor Carrick is expected to draw back into the lineup Friday.
The coach takes stock of the Ovechkin-Beagle combination.
Oates says he hasn't talked to Ovechkin yet about the lackadaisical defensive play against the Stars.