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WJLA, October 04, 2011

Washington Capitals 2011-12 season preview: 10 things to watch

After being unceremoniously swept from the 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs and falling short yet again of an elusive NHL title, the Washington Capitals are gearing up for another run at their first Stanley Cup title. Here are 10 things to watch in 2011-12.

Is a Stanley Cup parade in sight?

The Capitals are once again a trendy pick to win their first Stanley Cup in franchise history this season. However, it’s far too early to tell if a parade down Pennsylvania Avenue should be planned, but once again boasting a strong lineup, the Caps are definitely in the mix with the elite in the NHL.

(Photo: Associated Press | Date: Jun. 18, 2011) of fullscreen mode

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