Notes and observations from the Capitals' loss to Ottawa.
The Capitals don't expect Martin Erat's trade request to be a distraction, and they understand he wants to play more.
Grabovski needed 20 stitches to close two cuts on his face.
News and notes from Thursday's practice.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' loss to the Penguins.
Braden Holtby is winless in four career appearances against the Penguins.
Notes and observations from the Capitals' 4-1 win over St. Louis.
Playing at altitude on the second game of back-to-backs is far from ideal.
The Capitals are now 4-0 in shootouts this season -- and perfect in the Adam Oates era.
Washington's 7-0 win was a bit overshadowed by third-period fireworks in Philadelphia.