Daily Archives: May 4, 2018

Capitals Return Home to Battle Penguins in Best of Three

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins return to action Saturday night at 7 PM at Capital One Arena for Game 5 of their best-of-seven series in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The teams are even … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospects Set to Participate in IIHF World Championship

It’s May 4th, 2018, which means this year’s IIHF World Championship is officially underway. Some of the best hockey players from around the world will represent their countries in this tournament, including NHL and AHL players whose teams are not involved … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Skates Friday Morning (Update)

Andre Burakvosky suffered an upper-body injury in Game 2 of the Washington Capitals first round series with the Columbus Blue Jackets that sidelined him for the remainder of that series and part of the Caps second round series against the … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Goaltender Ilya Samsonov to Three-Year, Entry-Level Contract

After numerous reports about Ilya Samsonov signing with the team once his KHL contract expires, the Washington Capitals made it official on Friday morning, signing  the prospect goaltender to a three-year, entry-level deal that carries an average annual value of … Continue reading

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“Don’t Fight With Papa!”: Lyla Oshie Is Not A Fan of Kris Letang Fighting Her Dad

Photo: T.J. Oshie At the end of the Capitals’ 3-1 Game 4 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, Caps right wing T.J. Oshie and Penguins defenseman Kris Letang got into a fight after Letang took exception to a hit from Oshie. … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Believes Patric Hornqvist Interfered with Him on Evgeni Malkin Goal

Photo: @NHLonNBCSports At 17:34 of the second period, Evgeni Malkin scored to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 2-1 lead over the Washington Capitals in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. Then came a review as to whether or not … Continue reading

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