As this great new shirt I have notes - I root for the Washington Capitals Because it's the Cup - as in Lord Stanley's Cup which is the hardest trophy to win in major pro sports.
Granted, the Washington Capitals playoff history in the Ovechkin era is one of misery but, this morning's Washington Post Sports front page was all gloom and doom even though the Capitals have played one game (and lost) in 2018.
Before last night's Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals game, National Anthem singer Caleb Green's mic didn't work and the Verizon Center crowd helped him out.
Great read at the Washington Post from Dan Steinberg on a terrific organization, Best Buddies, that Washington Capitals Coach Barry Trotz remains involved with. It's well worth a read. Click the link above to read about it.
Friday was the ten-year anniversary of one of the greatest goals of all time from Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin.