The next coach of the Washington Capitals will be Barry Trotz according to multiple reports.
A deal between the two is close and the two could have a deal done in the next few day. Trotz met with Captials owner Ted Loensis and team president Dick Patrick on Tuesday.
— gary lawless (@garylawless) May 25, 2014
Trotz and the Nashville Predators parted ways in April after 15 seasons.
The Capitals fired Adam Oates after failing to make the playoffs this season.