New Jersey has the league's the top-ranked penalty kill
Notes and observations from the Capitals' loss to the Islanders Tuesday night.
News and notes from Thursday's practice.
Notes from the Capitals' morning skate
The Capitals have recalled Dmitry Orlov for the fourth time in the past month.
The defenseman will miss his first game of the season after suffering a contusion against Columbus earlier in the week.
With Mike Green questionable to face the Red Wings, Washington has called up Tyson Strachan.
Where does the defense stand now?
The Capitals signed defenseman Tyson Strachan, winger Matt Watkins and goaltender David Leggio to two-way contracts Monday, adding depth at the AHL level.
Panthers defenseman Tyson Strachan will likely face a suspension for his blindside hit to the head of Jason Chimera. The Capitals' forward returned to the game after absorbing the late hit.