Daily Archives: September 26, 2017

Highlights from Tuesday’s Shootout Contest

The Capitals concluded Tuesday’s Training Camp practice sessions with a shootout contest. The players who participated included T.J. Oshie, Nicklas Backstrom, Andre Burakovsky and Alex Ovechkin. The goaltenders included Braden Holtby, Philipp Grubauer and Pheonix Copley. Here are some video … Continue reading

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Capitals New Power Play Units Get Some Practice Tuesday

Photo: Capitals Since the 2009-10 season, the Capitals have ranked first on the power play four times and ranked within the top five six times. That said, the Capitals have always been known to be one of the most respected … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links: Special Teams Come Together

Photo: @TyGraovac Last week of training camp, Bowey’s big chance, preview for Grubi Do, Rinkside Update with Andre Burakovsky, Bears first interviews, Capitals’ special teams come into focus and more in this evening’s Capitals links: 

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NHL on NBC’s Mike Milbury to step in Eddie Olczyk’s role​

Per USA Today, Mike Milbury will step into Eddie Olczyk’s role as co-commentator right next to Doc Emerick starting this season. The first game Milbury will be behind the mic will be on opening night when the Pittsburgh Penguins raise … Continue reading

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Capitals Make More Cuts to Roster

The Capitals made more cuts this afternoon following today’s practice. The recent cuts included six players, trimming the Caps roster to 30 men. The current roster includes 17 forwards, 10 defensemen and three goalies. 

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Tyler Graovac Making A Name for Himself With His Extended Training Camp Stay

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images When the Capitals acquired center Tyler Graovac in a trade this past summer, the move seemed to have been made to allow the Capitals to protect fellow center Lars Eller in the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft. And … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals’ Practice Schedule for the Remainder of Training Camp

Below are the scheduled times for the Washington Capitals upcoming practices and morning skates. All practices and morning skates are open and free to the general public. Please be advised that practice times are subject to change. 

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