Marcus Johansson is getting close to returning. Asked if it was a timing thing at this point. He said: “It’s a feel 100% thing. It’s been a rough year. I’ve had two concussions this year. It’s not something you want to play around with and take any risks."
As the NHL heads into its final weekend, the #Caps know they've made the playoffs and they'll play the first two games of their first-round series on home ice. What they don't know yet is the identity of their first-round opponent. #CapsDevils#ALLCAPS
by Washington Capitalsvia twitter4/7/2018 7:12:23 PM
#Caps had a rough start to the season - "there was an odor, there was a stink," the head coach has said. Season started to turn for the better around Thanksgiving. Since Nov.21, #ALLCaps 37-16-6 record (entering season finale) is the 4th best in NHL (Boston, Nashville, Winnipeg).