(Photos by Caps Outsider)
The Caps hit the ice at Verizon Center on Thursday, treating about 10,000 fans to a free night of fun and games. Families arrived to the festive atmosphere, got some free food, discounted goods, and watched the Caps practice. Oh, and they got to see Troy Brouwer dance.
Brooks Laich, who was injured, did make an appearance – in doll form.
Hey Bondra, you sign my name and I’ll sign yours, see if they notice.
His first tattoo.
You see, Var, this season will be a sprint, not a marathon.
Team owner Ted Leonsis hangs out with fans.
I still believe Oates is good enough to play.
Beer man has spirit.
Slapshot poses for photos.
John Carlson plans to block shots with his hair.
Ovi poses for 10,000 pictures on phone cameras that won’t turn out right.
Isn’t this a drinking game?
She can’t bear to look as a Caps tattoo is applied.
Needles for tattoos.
The Red Rockers sign autographs for kids.
Mr. Alzner, ladies and gentlemen.
After six seasons, the Ovechkin-Semin stall era is over. IN: Ovechkin-Crabb.
A Dr. Seuss character.