1. Connor Carrick Reflects on Rookie Season as He Prepares for Future

    A familiar face showed up in Chinatown on Tuesday as defenseman Connor Carrick greeted fans at an open house at Verizon Center, posing for photos and signing autographs as fans shopped for season tickets...

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  2. Washington Capitals Depend on Change from Alex Ovechkin

    It's been a summer of change in Washington this summer, but there's still one that must be made before the Capitals are back on the right track.....

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  3. Vrana, Vanecek, Bowey Headed to WJC Camp

    The Capitals got a glimpse of their future earlier this month when shifty Czech forward Jakub Vrana and goaltender Vitek Vanecek participated in the club's development camp.....

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  4. Predicting Washington Capitals' Most Improved Players for 2014-15 Season

    Despite missing the postseason in 2013-14, the Washington Capitals have remained competitive for the better part of the last decade, and a lot of that has been due to the team's ability to consistently churn out impact players from within...

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  5. The Biggest Questions for the Remainder of Washington Capitals' 2014 Offseason

    The Washington Capitals failed to make the postseason in 2013-14, the first time the team had missed the playoffs since the 2006-07 campaign. It was pretty clear big changes would be in store for owner Ted Leonsis' club...

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  6. Trotz Plans to Have Competition for Time at Center

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  7. Joel Ward Knows What Barry Trotz Brings to Washington Capitals

    Joel Ward says his Washington Capitals teammates might want to clear some study time before dinner now that Barry Trotz is their coach...

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  8. Caps' Ward Will Bring Trotz Expertise to Lockerroom

    If there's one guy in the Washington Capitals locker room that knows a thing about new coach Barry Trotz, it's Joel Ward...

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  9. How Will Caps Fill Their Final Roster Spot?

    Back on July 1, when the Capitals addressed their needs on the blue line and between the pipes with the free-agent signings of defensemen Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen and goaltender ...

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  10. NHL Announces Television Slots, Time Changes for Capitals Games

    In addition to their coveted spot as hosts of the annual Winter Classic on New Years' Day, the Washington Capitals will appear on NBC network affiliates 12 times next season, the league announced Tuesday...

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  11. Capitals Sign 3rd-Rd. Pick, Australian Nathan Walker

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have signed forward Nathan Walker to a three-year, entry-level contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

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  12. Ranking the Washington Capitals' Top 10 Prospects

    Late in 2013-14, Washington Capitals fans were given a glimpse of one of their team's brightest prospects, as Evgeny Kuznetsov made his long-awaited NHL debut after many fruitful seasons in the KHL...

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  13. Check out Philipp Grubauer's New Goalie Mask for Washington

    Philipp Grubauer will have to battle incumbent Braden Holtby and newcomer Justin Peters for crease time in Washington , but when the young German does get his chance, he'll do so in style with a new mask from design guru Dave Gunnarsson...

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  14. Predicting Washington Capitals' Best Player at Each Position in 5 Years

    As of now, the Washington Capitals have a total of seven players signed for at least the next three seasons, according to CapGeek.com ...

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  15. Alex Ovechkin's No Good, Very Bad Half-Year

    You might not know it from the reliably shirtless exuberance of his Instagram feed, but Alex Ovechkin has been having what must be a pretty rough six or so months...

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  16. Washington Capitals' Top 25 Impact Players for 2014-15

    As part of our summer countdown series, CSNwashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley breaks down his Top 25 impact players for the Washington Capitals ' upcoming 2014-15 season...

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  17. Capitals on national TV a dozen times in 2014-15

    Ever since the arrival of Alex Ovechkin in 2005, the Capitals have been must-see TV for the NHL and that won't change in the 2014-15 season.....

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  18. Power Ranking Washington Capitals' Top 6 Forwards for 2014-15 Season

    With the hiring of longtime Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz, the Washington Capitals are sure to play a more defensive brand of hockey in 2014-15...

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  19. Trotz, Assistant Coaches Talk Leadership Groups and 'Capitals Way'

    The moment Capitals development camp broke, Coach Barry Trotz boarded a northbound plane to attend a reunion celebrating the two-decade anniversary of the AHL's Portland Pirates winning the Calder Cup...

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  20. Chandler Stephenson Ready to Begin Life in the Pros

    Chandler Stephenson does not possess the breakaway speed of a Jakub Vrana or the wicked shot of an Andre Burakovsky, attributes that quickly drew the attention of fans who attended last week's Capitals ' development camp...

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  21. Travis Boyd a Diamond in the Rough for Capitals

    It was a small sampling of three games, but during last week's scrimmages at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, few players impressed the Capitals' scouts and coaching staff more than center/right wing Travis Boyd...

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  22. Does Mike Green Still Fit in Capitals Puzzle?

    Just as Barry Trotz has visions of multiple forward line combinations dancing in his head, Capitals assistant coach Todd Reirden has a variety of defensive pairings he'd like to see once training camp rolls around in September...

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  23. Karl Alzner 'Fired Up' About Capitals' Changes

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  24. Vegas Oddsmakers Show No Love for Caps

    Back on June 16 -- after the Los Angeles Kings skated to their second Stanley Cup title in three years and before Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews became the two richest men in hockey ...

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  25. Bowey One Step Closer to Playing for Capitals

    When defenseman Madison Bowey hit the ice for last week's development camp at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the change in him was evident.....

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