Joel Ward slammed home a rebound at 2:57 of overtime to give Washington a 2-1 victory over Boston on Wednesday night, sending the Capitals to the second round of the playoffs and ending the defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins’ hopes of a repeat.
The season will come to an end in one month and then Washington Wizards owner Ted Leonsis must decide what to do with this bumbling team. Here are five suggestions:
The Wizards should take just about any offer they get by Thursday’s trade deadline to take big men Andray Blatche or JaVale McGee off their hands.
Washington, DC-Capitals owner Ted Leonsis spoke for the first time following the Caps quiet trade deadline at the Congressional Hockey Caucus Briefing on Capitol Hill.
That’s right, folks, LeBron James makes his first visit to Verizon Center tonight along with the rest of the defending Eastern Conference champion Miami Heat. And He’s still as hated as ever.
The Wizards have put Flip Saunders out of his misery. It’s a move that had to be made. Where does the team go from here though?
The Wizards are becoming a national punchline, and there are few positives to focus on. We know the problems with the players and staff, but is Ted Leonsis the right owner for this team?
Author John Feinstein thinks Leonsis’ ability to not interject himself into the team decisions makes him a good owner.
Washington, DC-The Capitals held a rare morning skate at Verizon Center today as they prepare for their sixth and second to last preseason game tonight.
But the biggest lesson could apply to the Capitals, not the Wizards.