1. Capitals Conclude Two-Day NHL Draft by Adding Three Defensemen

    The Washington Capitals wrapped up the NHL draft on Saturday by selecting three defensemen, meaning their scouting staff left suburban Miami having made only four selections, none of them forwards, during the two-day event...

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  2. Washington Capitals Take Four in NHL Draft, Turn to Free Agency

    Once the final pick of the 2015 NHL draft had been announced and the suits began scattering, Washington Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan weaved through the crowd and, with ...

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  3. Why Did Caps Select a Goalie?

    If the price was right, Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan was prepared to make a big splash at the NHL draft on Friday night at BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla...

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  4. Capitals Draft Top-Rated G Samsonov in 1st Round

    With the 22nd overall pick of Friday night's NHL Draft, the Washington Capitals selected Russian goaltender Ilya Samsonov...

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  5. Caps Select Samsonov — a First-Round Goaliepick!

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  6. Bio, Scouting Report for Ilya Samsonov

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  7. Green 'A Little Melancholy' About Leaving Capitals

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  8. Green and Fehr Decide on Their Future with the Caps

    Defenseman Mike Green and center Eric Fehr will not be returning to the Capitals next season and will test the unrestricted free agent market on July 1, the agent for both players told CSNwashington...

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  9. Ovi Collects His 5th Maurice Richard Trophy

    Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin claimed his third consecutive and fifth career Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy as the League's goal-scoring leader, adding to the ones he earned in 2007-08, 2008-09, 2012-13 and 2013-14...

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  10. Caps Go Vintage with New Alternate Jersey

    The Washington Capitals will have a new alternate jersey modeled after their original away jersey for next season, general manager Brian MacLellan announced on Tuesday. The team will wear the new sweater for select home games in the 2015-16 season...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  11. Five Top-Line Right Wing Options for Capitals

    If the Caps are truly a player or two away from busting through the brick wall of the conference semifinals and can fill their hole at top-line right wing with a trade at Friday's NHL draft in Sunrise, Fla...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  12. Patrick Sharp to Washington Capitals?

    Attaining the services of three-time Stanley Cup winner Patrick Sharp via a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks is good business for the Washington Capitals —according to one NHL insider...

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  13. Caps May Be Reluctant to Deal First-Round Pick

    Historically, there are two big trading windows on the NHL calendar – the days leading up to the annual trade deadline, and the days leading up to the NHL draft...

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  14. Caps D-Man Kundratek Signs in KHL

    Washington blueliner Tomas Kundratek has signed with Latvian-based KHL club Dinamo Riga, the team announced on Friday...

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  15. Line Change

    I'm hunched over a consolatory beer at a sports bar in Washington, D.C watching the Washington Capitals disintegrate...

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  16. Capitals Re-Sign Nate Schmidt to 2-Year Deal

    The Washington Capitals have re-signed defenseman Nate Schmidt to a two-year, one-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Schmidt will earn $750,000 during the 2015-16 season and $875,000 in 2016-17...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 87 reads 0 comments

  17. Capitals Re-Sign Philipp Grubauer

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

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  18. Oleksy 'Would Do Anything' to Stay with Caps

    “I would do anything to remain in Washington ,” he said. “I love it here, I love the people, organization wise, not just the players, but the coaching staff and the PR people and everybody there has been amazing to me...

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  19. Buy or Sell: What the Washington Capitals Should Do with Pending Free Agents

    Despite another postseason heartbreak at the hands of the New York Rangers , the 2014-15 Washington Capitals certainly have a lot to build on after a surprisingly successful campaign...

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  20. End of Season Review: Marcus Johansson

    Throughout the coming weeks, CSNWashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will evaluate the 2014-15 performance of each player on the Caps roster. One breakdown will occur every day in alphabetical order...

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  21. Green Wants 'Significant Role' in '15-16

    Unless he's willing to take a significant pay cut – and he says money is not the only factor in his decision.....

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  22. Capitals Sign One of Their Many Free Agents

    The Capitals made their first signing of the offseason today. OK, so he's not Braden Holtby, Joel Ward or Mike Green, but right wing Garrett Mitchell agreed to a two-year, two-way contract on Tuesday, keeping him in the Caps' organization...

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  23. Capitals Renew Affiliation with Hershey Bears

    When Brian MacLellan took over as Capitals general manager last summer one of his goals was strengthening the relationship between the Caps and their American Hockey League affiliate Hershey Bears...

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  24. Caps Announce Fehr, a Pending UFA, Underwent Successful Elbow Surgery

    Veteran forward Eric Fehr, who flourished in his role as Washington 's third-line center this season, has undergone successful elbow surgery, the club announced on Thursday...

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  25. Caps F Fehr Undergoes Successful Elbow Surgery

    C Eric Fehr has undergone successful elbow surgery. If rehab goes well Caps say he will be healthy for start of 2015-16...

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