Roche is just 37 seconds behind the pink jersey of race leader Tom Dumoulin as the riders prepare for their first summit stage of this year’s race.
Capitals send message, start Devante Smith-Pelly for first game in Chicago since racial taunts The Capitals are giving up goals in bunches right now.With Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri’s hat trick in Wednesday’s 6-3 win over the Capitals, Washington has now allowed four hat tricks in its last five games. Nazem Kadri’s hat trick is the fourth the #caps have allowed on their losing streak.— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) January 24, 2019The Caps have given up a hat trick in three straight. Sharks forward Tomas Hertl put in three on Tuesday and Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews scored three times Sunday. With Wednesday’s loss to the Maple Leafs, the Capitals have dropped seven games in a row.The Capitals have given up 34 goals on their current losing streak. Predators winger Viktor Arvidsson also tallied three goals in Nashville’s 7-2 win over the Capitals last Tuesday. Related News