1. Backstrom (Hip) Hopes to Be Ready for Opener

    After undergoing arthroscopic hip surgery in late May, Washington forward Niklas Backstrom says he's targeting a return in time for the club's season-opener on Oct. 10 versus New Jersey ...

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  2. Koules Wants to Be the Next Liam O'Brien

    Miles Koules says it was only fitting that he spent the Capitals ' five-day development camp rooming with Liam O'Brien, an undrafted free agent who last year literally fought his way onto the Capitals' opening night roster...

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  3. Caps' Trade for Oshie Has Hockey People Talking

    It has happened around town in suburban Massachusetts, at the pro shop of the golf course and, most recently, near the checkout counter at Whole Foods...

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  4. Sanford Opened Some Eyes at Development Camp

    It was at the end of a long day of meetings and on-ice drills, but the energy level inside Kettler Capitals Iceplex had reached a crescendo...

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  5. Capitals Sign Zach Sill to 1-Year Deal

    The Washington Capitals have signed center Zach Sill to a one-year, two-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  6. T.J. Oshie Talks New House, New Wife, New Team

    Aside from selling a house, building a house, finding a house, redeeming himself on the golf course, getting married and mending the hearts of 5-year-old girls, Timothy Leif Oshie hasn't had much excitement this summer...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 11 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  7. Caps Prepared to Go to Arbitration with Holtby

    There were a few threatening clouds hanging over Kettler Capitals Iceplex for Saturday's annual Fan Fest, but none as imposing as the club's tenuous contract negotiations with restricted free agents Braden Holtby and Marcus Johansson...

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  8. T.J. Oshie Receives Warm Welcome from Capitals Fans

    T.J. Oshie was already in the middle of planning a wedding, building a house and moving when he learned that he'd been traded, for the first time in his career, to the Washington Capitals ...

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  9. Leonsis: 'I Haven't Met My Commitment to Him'

    Capitals majority owner Ted Leonsis had a lot to say during his interview session with the media today during Capitals Fan Fest, but his comments on the Capitals' need to win while ...

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  10. There's Reason to Temper Excitement over Capitals Addition of Justin Williams

    I'm not sold that the Washington Capitals free-agent signing of Justin Williams is quite the home run it's been made out to be...

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  11. Lindsay Lohan's Cousin Making Big Impression

    There are two things that stand out about 6-foot-6, 220-pound defenseman Kevin Lohan, who is spending this week as a free agent invitee at the Capitals ' annual development camp. His size and his last name...

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  12. Four Players Worth Watching at Caps Development Camp

    The Capitals ' coaching and scouting staffs will tell you this week's development camp at Kettler is more of an introduction than an evaluation...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  13. Evgeny Kuznetsov of Washington Capitals Has Contract Extension

    It's been an eventful year for Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov, who capped it by signing a two-year, $6 million contract Monday...

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  14. Capitals Sign Paul Carey

    The Washington Capitals have signed forward Paul Carey to a one-year, two-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

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  15. Trotz Sees the Caps 'Going in the Right Direction'

    On Oct. 10, a very different Capitals team is going to take to the ice than the one that came up short in the playoffs in May...

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  16. Kuznetsov: 'It Is Always Motivation for You When You Have 2 Years'

    Caps forward Evgeny Kuznetsov addresses the media to talk about his new two-year contract with the Washington Capitals .....

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  17. Backstrom (Hip) May Not Be Ready for Start of Season

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 months ago 697 reads 0 comments

  18. Capitals Re-Sign Evgeny Kuznetsov to 2-Year Deal

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have re-signed center Evgeny Kuznetsov to a two-year, $6 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 11 months ago 433 reads 0 comments

  19. Capitals' Marcus Johansson Deserves a Big Raise

    The Washington Capitals were busy in the offseason, signing free agent Justin Williams and trading for T.J. Oshie in a pair of moves aimed at bolstering the team's top six forwards...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Capitals, RFA Kuznetsov Discussing 2-3 Year Deal

    If everyone gets their way, the Washington Capitals and restricted free agent Evgeny Kuznetsov should have a deal in place soon...

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  21. Capitals Sign Dan Ellis

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have signed goaltender Dan Ellis to a one-year, two-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 months ago 41 reads 0 comments

  22. Ward's Departure Leaves Hole in Caps Locker Room

    In a span of two days, the Capitals locker room lost a pair of “glue guys” brought who were brought to Washington to help change the culture of a fractured locker room...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  23. 5 Reasons Justin Williams and T.J. Oshie Are Perfect for the Washington Capitals

    For fans of the Washington Capitals , this has to be one of the most exciting free-agency periods in franchise history...

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  24. Caps Give Bourque 2-Year, 2-Way Deal

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have signed forward Chris Bourque to a two-year, two-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

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  25. Why Williams' Son Is Happy He Signed with Capitals

    One month before his eighth birthday, Jaxon Williams made an innocent, prophetic request to his hockey-playing father...

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