Notes on Brooks Laich's return, the Capitals defensive showing and more on the power play from Tuesday's 2-1 loss in Pittsburgh.
The Capitals inability to score on a four-minute power play and Pittsburgh's strong penalty kill in the third period changed the course of Tuesday's game.
Discuss the game as the Capitals take on the Penguins Tuesday night.
After recovering from two concussions, Dmitry Orlov is excited to make his season debut with the Capitals.
Asked about the importance of Brooks Laich's return to the lineup, goaltender Braden Holtby said the Capitals haven't been intense enough this season and hopes that the utility forward can help spark them.
The Penguins head into tonight's matchup with Washington in search of their 10th straight victory.
Brooks Laich will make his season debut after missing the first 28 games of the season with a groin injury.
Based on the morning skate it looks like Brooks Laich may be back in the Capitals lineup tonight in Pittsburgh.
The Capitals first-year coach explains why he pulled starter Michal Neuvirth against Pittsburgh.
Discuss the game as the Capitals take on the Penguins.