The Next Three
|Tomorrow||7 p.m.||vs. Islanders||CSN|
|Saturday||5 p.m.||at Hurricanes||CSN+|
|Sunday||3 p.m.||vs. Devils||CSN|
ALL GAMES ON WWWT (107.7 FM, 1500 AM)
"It wouldn't have shocked me if we had won all three games. But we didn't. That's this division, and that's this playoff race."
Coach Bruce Boudreau, on the just-concluded road trip
BY THE NUMBERS
Goals Alex Ovechkin needs to reach 50 and become only the third Capital to record two 50-goal seasons (Peter Bondra and Dennis Maruk are the others)
C David Steckel was sent home from practice with the flu. Boudreau said Ovechkin suffered from the same illness over the weekend in Florida, where he was held without a point against the Panthers and Lightning.