1. Halak on Being Traded: "It Sucks. It's Not Easy to Be Traded."

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 84 reads 0 comments

  2. McPhee Sheds Light on Deadline Trade Talks

    In his extensive chat with reporters at Kettler Capitals Iceplex following Wednesday's NHL trade deadline, Capitals general manager George McPhee revealed some of the conversations he had during trade talks with other NHL teams...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 35 reads 0 comments

  3. Evgeny Kuznetsov Has KHL Contract Terminated, Could Be Cap Soon

    Ever since the Washington Capitals drafted the very talented Evgeny Kuznetsov out of Russia in the first round in 2010, fans in DC have been dreaming and at time drooling over the day day Kuznetsov would finally arrive...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 133 reads 0 comments

  4. Holtby Gets Start Versus Bruins, with Halak Lurking

    The day after getting pulled halfway through a 6-4 loss to Philadelphia , Braden Holtby will get another start in goal for the Capitals , this one tonight in Boston against the Bruins ...

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  5. Capitals Recall Chris Brown from the Hershey Bears

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Chris Brown from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned goaltender Philipp Grubauer ...

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  6. Report Card for Washington Capitals' 2014 Trade Deadline Decisions

    As usual, George McPhee has made a splash at the NHL trade deadline. In the past, the longtime GM has added a plethora of former All-Stars and proven commodities, and with the ...

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  7. Capitals Have a Real Comedian on Their Hands

    From the looks of Dustin Penner's flight tweets, the Capitals are adding a real comedian to their locker room.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 17 reads 0 comments

  8. Ovechkin Ready for Kuznetsov, but When?

    Now that the NHL trade deadline has come and gone, Capitals general manager George McPhee must now turn his attention to getting Evgeny Kuznetsov in a Caps uniform.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 89 reads 0 comments

  9. Capitals, Sabres Trade Goalies Halak, Neuvirth

    The Washington Capitals have acquired goaltender Jaroslav Halak and a third-round draft pick in the 2015 NHL Draft from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for goaltender Michal Neuvirth ...

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  10. Which Dustin Penner Will Show Up for the Washington Capitals?

    The NHL trade deadline is like a winter storm. People panic at the first sign of a watch, advisory or warning, frantically running to the store for milk, bread and toilet paper...

    Robert Wood Written by Robert Wood about 1 month ago 3,265 reads 5 comments

  11. Caps Trade Erat to Coyotes

    As @reporterchris first reported, # Coyotes announce deal: Erat, John Mitchell from #Caps for Klesla, Chris Brown, 4th in '15...

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  12. 2014 NHL Trade Deadline: Last-Minute Deals Washington Capitals Should Pursue

    With the NHL trade deadline fast approaching, it looks like it may be time for George McPhee to once again swing for the fences...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 month ago 4,092 reads 2 comments

  13. Capitals Ship 4th-Round Pick to Ducks in Dustin Penner Trade

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  14. Washington Capitals Pick Andre Burakovsky Developing Rapidly in OHL

    ERIE, Pa. -- When the Washington Capitals selected forward Andre Burakovsky at No. 23 in the 2013 NHL Draft out of Malmo, Sweden, they may have wound up picking their next great superstar forward...

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  15. Report: Caps Recall Hillen to Replace Orlov

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  16. Oates Upset with Orlov for Undisciplined Penalty

    Capitals 22-year-old defenseman Dmitry Orlov was having one of the most memorable games of his NHL career.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 88 reads 0 comments

  17. Holtby Says Blown Leads 'Embarrassing'

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  18. Is Kuznetsov the Caps' Deadline Deal?

    As Wednesday's 3 p.m. NHL trade deadline ticks closer and closer, the plot thickens here in Washington, where the Capitals remain on the outside fringes of playoff contention in the Eastern Conference...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 205 reads 0 comments

  19. Hillen Feeling 'A Lot Better' After Rehab Game

    Capitals defenseman Jack Hillen took another step toward returning from a broken right leg on Sunday when he made it through the Hershey Bears' 6-3 loss to the Charlotte Checkers with no signs of a setback...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 51 reads 0 comments

  20. Orlov to Have NHL Hearing for Hit on Schenn

    Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov will undergo his first NHL phone hearing on Monday for his third period on Flyers center Brayden Schenn, the league announced Sunday night.....

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  21. Video: Braden Holtby Dazzles with His Stop on Wayne Simmonds

    Washington 's Braden Holtby has had a strong game throughout the afternoon against the Philadelphia Flyers , and forward Wayne Simmonds knows it all too well.....

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  22. Video: Ward's No-Look Dish vs. Flyers

    Jay Beagle was the beneficiary of a sweet dish from Joel Ward that gave the Caps a 3-2 lead against the Flyers ...

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  23. Mikhail Grabovski Returns to Wash. for Evaluation, Will Not Play at Boston

    The morning after he aggravated his sprained left ankle, Mikhail Grabovski returned to Washington to be evaluated by team doctors. He will not be in the Capitals ' lineup Saturday when they take on the Boston Bruins ...

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  24. Should Capitals Trade for Ryan Miller?

    Welcome to our weekly edition of Penn Quarter Sports Tavern's 6-Pack of Questions, where we aim to keep it real while answering your most pressing questions regarding the Washington Capitals ...

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  25. Capitals Grabovski Leaves Game in First Period, Tweaks Injured Ankle

    The Washington Capitals recorded the win over the Florida Panthers on Thursday, but they may lose one of their top forwards...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 31 reads 0 comments