A chorus of boos greeted the announcement of Sidney Crosby's first goal in Game 1 at the Washington Capitals. During the announcement of his second, the red-rocking Washington Capitals crowd was silent. There's no place like road for the Pittsburgh Penguins and other teams in the Stanley Cup
Being a political speechwriter is a tough job. For Stephen Krupin who served as a speechwriter for former president Barak Obama, he found his morals, his beliefs, his very sense of common decency compromised. It is traditional for sports teams who win championships to visit the White House.
In this week's Penn Quarter Sports Tavern Q&A, Tarik El-Bashir and JJ Regan preview the Caps-Penguins series prior to Game 1. Will this year be any different? What line matches will Barry Trotz look for? How does Washington slow down stars like Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel?