1. Wilson Sustains Injury

    According to a Caps spokesperson, Washington right wing Tom Wilson suffered an ankle injury in Ontario during a fall. Doctors in Toronto are currently evaluating him. The Capitals ' medical staff has been in touch with Wilson and the doctors...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 135 reads 0 comments

  2. Washington Capitals' New Regime Making Few Changes to Draft Strategy

    The 2014 NHL draft was the first, best chance for the Washington Capitals new general manager Brian MacLellan to prove that he is indeed a "new voice" in the team's front office...

    Robert Wood Written by Robert Wood about 3 months ago 960 reads 0 comments

  3. Caps GM Says Green Is Still in Team's Plans

    Despite some huge investments on the first day of free agency, Mike Green remains the highest-paid Washington Capitals defenseman, cap-hit wise. The question is: should that previous sentence include the phrase “for now”?...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 months ago 278 reads 0 comments

  4. Grading Washington Capitals' 2014 Free-Agent Signings After Day 1

    Just over a month into his tenure as the general manager of the Washington Capitals , Brian MacLellan wasted no time in making a big splash on the NHL 's free-agent market...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 3 months ago 5,167 reads 5 comments

  5. Niskanen: Caps Shaped Up to Be Winners

    Matt Niskanen signed a seven-year, $40.25 million deal with the Washington Capitals , joined by fellow former- Penguins free agent defenceman Brooks Orpik. With coach Barry Trotz and Alex Ovechkin leading the way he feels they're set up for winning...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 months ago 893 reads 0 comments

  6. Matt Niskanen to Capitals: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Heading into the offseason, Matt Niskanen admitted his future with the Pittsburgh Penguins was up in the air. Apparently, he wasn't kidding. Niskanen agreed to a seven-year , $40...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 25,915 reads 30 comments

  7. Capitals Re-Sign Michael Latta

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have re-signed center Michael Latta to a two-year, $1.15 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 97 reads 0 comments

  8. Brooks Orpik's Deal with Capitals Worth $27.5M over 5 Years

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 107 reads 0 comments

  9. Capitals Sign Ex-Hurricanes G Justin Peters to 2-Year Deal

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 130 reads 0 comments

  10. Matt Niskanen Among Free Agent Candidates for Capitals

    With the salary cap ceiling set and the Washington Capitals holding significant room to address their offseason needs, General Manager Brian MacLellan has made clear his top priority...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 238 reads 0 comments

  11. Barry Trotz Isn't Writing off Mike Green

    New Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz already spoke about improving Alex Ovechkin's game, but what about struggling defenseman Mike Green?.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 months ago 305 reads 0 comments

  12. Trotz: Ovechkin Has to Grow His Game

    PHILADELPHIA -- Of all the new coaches -- or rather coaches in new positions -- in the NHL , perhaps no one will face more scrutiny than Barry Trotz in Washington ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 266 reads 0 comments

  13. Caps Add Goalie Depth, Acquire Pasquale from Jets

    The Washington Capitals made a minor move on Day 3 of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, acquiring Winnipeg farmhand Eddie Pasquale in a deal that featured a swap of late-round picks...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 455 reads 0 comments

  14. Brian MacLellan: Money 'Prohibitive' in Effort to Re-Sign Mikhail Grabovski

    Speaking after a tedious, relatively uneventful first round of the 2014 NHL draft, when the Washington Capitals tried and failed to move up from their No...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 819 reads 0 comments

  15. Jakub Vrana: Prospect Profile for Washington Capitals' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Jakub Vrana Drafted By : Washington Capitals (13th overall) Position: Center Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 2,202 reads 1 comments

  16. Lane Lambert Joins Washington Capitals Staff

    Predators assistant coach Lane Lambert has officially joined the Capitals coaching staff of former Nashville coach Barry Trotz...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 139 reads 0 comments

  17. Washington Capitals: What Barry Trotz and Brian MacLellan Bring to the Franchise

    When the Washington Capitals, who have the NHL’s most electrifying sniper scoring 51 goals in a season , do not qualify for the postseason, questions will be asked and spotlights will be directed...

    Matt McGladrigan Written by Matt McGladrigan about 3 months ago 275 reads 0 comments

  18. Capitals Name Todd Reirden Assistant Coach

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have named Todd Reirden assistant coach, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 173 reads 0 comments

  19. NHL Draft 2014: Final Look at Washington Capitals' Best Options in 1st Round

    The Washington Capitals haven't had many chances to pick early at NHL drafts as of late, as the team's upcoming No. 13 overall selection will be just the second time the club has chosen within the top half of Round 1 since 2007...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 3 months ago 1,679 reads 0 comments

  20. Why Capitals Fans Should Be Disappointed with 2015 Winter Classic Matchup

    Washington Capitals fans waited until June 20 to hear who their team would play in the 2015 Winter Classic. The reward for their patience? The Chicago Blackhawks . Wait...

    Robert Wood Written by Robert Wood about 3 months ago 8,139 reads 3 comments

  21. Capitals Name Mitch Korn Goaltending Coach

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have named Mitch Korn the team's goaltending coach, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 3 months ago 447 reads 0 comments

  22. Alex Ovechkin Eager for Fresh Start with New Coach Barry Trotz

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 months ago 887 reads 0 comments

  23. Caps' Assistant Calle Johansson Leaves Team

    Capitals assistant coach Calle Johansson - a former NHL player who appeared in 983 games with the franchise - has left the team for family reasons. The Capitals' website announced the news on Monday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 months ago 234 reads 0 comments

  24. Breaking Down Experts' Picks for Washington Capitals' 2014 Draft

    For the Washington Capitals , this weekend's 2014 NHL draft should be viewed as one of the most critical weekends in recent franchise history...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 3 months ago 1,370 reads 0 comments

  25. Ovechkin: Trotz 'Going to Bring Some New Stuff'

    LAS VEGAS — Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored 51 goals last season to capture his second consecutive and fourth career Maurice Richard Trophy, an award he'll collect at Tuesday night's NHL Awards in Las Vegas...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 months ago 162 reads 0 comments