In Barry Trotz's first year as the Capitals head coach, he requested the team replace the boards on the ice.The team listened, but instead of simply throwing away, or even selling, their old boards, they instead decided to give them to a place that could use them.According to William Douglas at The Color of Hockey, the Capitals have donated a set of their dasherboards to Fort Dupont...
When the Washington Capitals open up their 2015-16 home preseason schedule next month against the Carolina Hurricanes, the Verizon Center will have new boards and glass. The change comes after head coach Barry Trotz expressed his displeasure with the setup toward the end of last season. The old arena boards won’t be broken down into scrap or anything; they’ll be going to a...
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