The Washington Capitals recalled two Hershey Bears forwards to their taxi squad on Tuesday morning. The additions of Michael Sgarbossa and Garrett Pilon quickly made sense hours later.
#Caps re-assign forwards Michael Sgarbossa and Garrett Pilon from Hershey to Washington's Taxi Squad.
— CapitalsPR (@CapitalsPR) March 23, 2021
Capitals stars Alex Ovechkin and TJ Oshie both missed practice. According to The Athletic’s Tarik El-Bashir, Ovechkin is injured and day-to-day with a lower-body injury while Oshie was gone due to personal reasons.