Daily Archives: May 9, 2018

Going Down Under with One of Nathan Walker’s Biggest Fans

Nathan Walker has become a fan favorite among Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears fans everywhere, but none may be bigger than Mike Lyons. Lyons, like Walker, has Australian roots, as he grew up in Melbourne. In a country where cricket, … Continue reading

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Nuts and the Bolts: A Look Back at the Capitals’ Regular Season Outings Against Tampa Bay

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images No one believed the Capitals would be here. No one believed they could achieve this. No one believed they’d make it this far. But now they are here: the Washington Capitals will make … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals-Tampa Bay Lightning Numbers Preview

Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images One would think by the way Capitals fans celebrated defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals that the team actually won the Stanley Cup! Alas, they are only halfway … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Bears Forward Mathias Bau to One-Year, Two-Way Contract

Photo: Just Sports Photography The Washington Capitals have signed Hershey Bears forward Mathias Bau to a one-year, two-way deal that will begin in the 2018-19 season. This contract carries an average annual value of $700,000. 

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Capitals Sign Forward Maximilian Kammerer to Three-Year Entry Level Contract

Photo: eliteprospects.com The Washington Capitals added a new prospect on Wednesday afternoon, inking Maximilian Kammerer to a three-year, two-way entry level contract beginning in the 2018-19 season. The deal carries an average annual value of $870,000. 

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Washington Capitals Practice Schedule: May 10th – May 23rd

Below are the scheduled times for the Washington Capitals upcoming practices and game day ‘morning skates‘. All practices and morning skates at Kettler Capitals Iceplex are open and free to the general public. Please be advised that practice times are subject … Continue reading

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Lineup and Scenes from the 1st Capitals Eastern Conference Final Practice in 20 Years

Photo: @Capitals It’s unfamiliar territory in 2018. Usually around this time of year at Kettler Capitals Iceplex players are cleaning out their lockers and conducting their final interviews with the media. Not this year! On Wednesday morning the team began … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Didn’t Practice Wednesday, Still Day-to-Day

When the Washington Capitals took the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex for their first practice in preparation for the third round, there was one notable player absent: Nicklas Backstrom. Backstrom left in the third period in Game 5 of the … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky Continues to Make Progress (Video), from Week-to-Week to Day-to-Day

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals held their first practice of the third round on Wednesday morning. One of the biggest storylines of the day was Andre Burakovsky and how close he is to returning to action since injuring his upper-body … Continue reading

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The Cost for Capitals Third Round Tickets on Secondary Markets are Skyrocketing

Photo: Monumental Sports If you want to see the Washington Capitals play in the third round live and in person at Capital One Arena, get ready to shell out a lot of bucks. 

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