The Caps Better Halves raised $7,092.50 for Love for Lokomotiv by selling silicone remembrance bracelets at the Caps home opener on Oct. 8. Ashley Beagle, Carmen Brouwer, Sarah Chimera, Amelia Falk (Marcus Johansson
), Mandy Flemmer (Karl Alzner
), Kelley Halpern, Kim Hendricks, Amanda Hudson (Brooks Laich
), Monika Hybnerova (Michal Neuvirth
), Mackenzie Keeley (Jeff Schultz
), Cynthia Lavoie (Roman Hamrlik
) and Lindsay MacDonald (Dennis Wideman
) all sold bracelets at the community relations table on the main concourse of Verizon Center before the game and during both intermissions on Saturday night. This league-wide fundraising effort headed by NHL players’ wives and girlfriends, will benefit Love for Lokomotiv, a foundation created to help the families of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl team that were affected by the tragic plane crash that took place on Sept. 7 in Russia.