In 2014, the Capitals revealed a hat-trick display at the then-Verizon Center. Featuring glass see-through bins near section 110, the Capitals displayed hats thrown to the ice during recent home hat tricks.
When you have Alex Ovechkin on your team, however, those bins fill up fairly quickly. And at the end of last season, the display was already at capacity and a revamp was needed.
In September, the new hat trick bin was revealed as part of $40 million renovations to Capital One Arena.
Here’s a first look.