Eric Fehr has five points in the past three games, more than he recorded in 35 contests last season with the Winnipeg Jets.
The Capitals have had their run of bad luck, so a joking Jay Beagle wonders if the team should take some unorthodox steps to remedy the problem.
Coach Adam Oates likes the way Jay Beagle and Joey Crabb can influence Alex Ovechkin to play a more straightforward style of attack.
Coach Adam Oates puts Alex Ovechkin back with Jay Beagle and Joey Crabb for practice Monday.
The NHL made a few rule changes for this season, including minor penalties for covering the puck anywhere on the ice or batting the puck while trying to win a faceoff.
The new CBA might not be ratified yet, but the players are back in the Capitals dressing room in Arlington.
The Caps center is one of a small group still practicing at least three times a week at Kettler.