1. Could a Deeper Defense Mean a Deeper Run?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 24 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  2. 5 Stats That Should Make the Washington Capitals Worried Moving Forward

    While we're just eight games in, it's never too early to start examining the trends a team is displaying statistically...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 24 days ago 1,581 reads 1 comments

  3. Capitals Recall Tom Wilson from Hershey

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have recalled right wing Tom Wilson from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned right wing Chris Brown ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 25 days ago 69 reads 0 comments

  4. That Road Trip Blew: Canucks Beat Caps 4-2

    You shoulda gone to bed. The Washington Capitals blew the final game of their trip through Western Canada with a loss to the Vancouver Canucks ...

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  5. Ward Responds to Demotion with 2-Goal Effort

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 26 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  6. Trotz: 'You Want Guys to Respond, Not to Pout'

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 26 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  7. Caps' Team Building Outing: Curling?

    CALGARY — The old-timers stopped throwing rocks and peered through the glass windows, wondering about the horde of youngsters who had just entered the Calgary Curling Club, established in 1888...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 29 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  8. Can Nicklas Backstrom Become the Highest-Scoring Swede of All-Time?

    Perhaps it should come as no surprise that Nicklas Backstrom quietly scored his 500th career point against the Edmonton Oilers Wednesday night...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 29 days ago 144 reads 1 comments

  9. Glenn Healy Rips Alex Ovechkin and His Mother

    Sportsnet has a debate segment on its NHL coverage called “To The Point” in which Nick Kypreos and Glenn Healy argue different perspectives on hockey's most pressing issues...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 29 days ago 208 reads 1 comments

  10. Washington Capitals begin western swing with 3-2 loss to Edmonton Oilers

    Jason Chimera sat atop an exercise ball outside the visiting locker room at Rexall Place, deep in thought after falling against his hometown team, and soon the Washington Capitals began to release their frustration in a way only working out could...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 30 days ago 145 reads 0 comments

  11. Scrivens Makes 32 Saves, Oilers Beat Capitals 3-2

    Ben Scrivens made 32 stops and the Edmonton Oilers handed Washington its first regulation loss of the season, beating the Capitals 3-2 on Wednesday night...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 30 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  12. Nicklas Backstrom Picks Up His 500th Point

    Nicklas Backstrom has long been a model of consistency and elite offensive talent. Now in his 8th NHL season - and his 8th with the Capitals - Backstrom has operated at just about a point-per-game pace...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 30 days ago 214 reads 1 comments

  13. Caps Put Erskine (Neck Surgery) on IR

    On Wednesday, Washington announced that veteran blueliner John Erskine has undergone corrective neck surgery and been placed on injured reserve...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 26 reads 0 comments

  14. John Erskine Injury Update

    Washington Capitals defenseman John Erskine underwent a successful surgery today to repair a disk in his neck...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 59 reads 0 comments

  15. Washington Capitals' Matt Niskanen Enjoying Extra Ice Time

    Matt Niskanen learned the nuances of handling a heavier workload last season, when he was unexpectedly elevated on the Pittsburgh Penguins defensive depth chart because of a rash of injuries...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 121 reads 0 comments

  16. Alex Ovechkin and Barry Trotz Are Getting Alone Just Fine

    Washington 's Barry Trotz couldn't coach offense. Barry Trotz had trouble coaching players from Russia or former Soviet countries...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 223 reads 0 comments

  17. Who's Overachieving, Underperforming for Washington Capitals so Far This Season?

    The Washington Capitals are off to an impressive start after Barry Trotz's first five games behind the bench, as the team's managed at least a point during each outing...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 1,301 reads 0 comments

  18. Jay Beagle Working Towards Making Season Debut with Caps

    Jill Sorenson reports from Capitals practice where forward Jay Beagle is working towards making his season debut.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 9 reads 0 comments

  19. Caps Hit the Road Feeling Good About Defense

    Since the start of September the Capitals have spent most of their mornings waking up in their own beds and driving to Kettler Capitals Iceplex for morning practices...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 122 reads 0 comments