The Washington Capitals have traded out defenseman Matt Niskanen for Philadelphia Flyers’ Radko Gudas.
The Capitals looked lost in January. They were the NHL’s worst defensive team for the month and at one point lost seven straight. It was the type of ugly stretch that could send a once-promising season off the rails. The defending champs never panicked.
Matt Niskanen of the Washington Capitals talks with WTOP about the team’s ongoing celebration, his famous Metro rides to Capital One Arena during the Stanley Cup Final, and what he plans to do with his turn with the Stanley Cup.
Like he did for Saturday’s Game 3, Washington Capitals star T.J. Oshie took Metro to get to Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final at Capital One Arena — but this time, with a pit stop.
Caps’ TJ Oshie and Matt Niskanen took the metro to the Capital One Arena for Game 3 and fans were there to prove it.
The Capitals looked like a broken team 20 games into the season. Now they’re in the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 20 years. A realization in mid-November that things had to change went a long way.
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