Craig Laughlin Rocks the Red in Hospital Bed

The Washington Capitals' beloved television broadcast team of Joe Beninati and Craig Laughlin finished their 2011-12 season after the Caps defeated the Boston Bruins in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals about two weeks ago.

Yet, like any hockey player after a grueling season, "Locker" underwent surgery this week to fix his ailing hip.

While watching Monday's Game 5 against the New York Rangers in his hospital bed, Laughlin made sure to Rock The Red, as you can see above.

Unfortunately, the Caps fell short in a 3-2 overtime loss, which did not do Laughlin's hip any good:

Somebody get me 50 CCs of winning, stat!

Adam Vingan is co-founder and editor of Kings Of Leonsis, a Caps-centric blog. Follow him on Twitter @Adam_KOL and e-mail your story ideas to adamvingan (at)

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