Panik Returns Wearing Face Shield; Samsonov Will Start On Monday Against Hurricanes: News From Capitals’ Practice


The Washington Capitals held a Sunday practice ahead of Monday’s game against the Carolina Hurricanes (7:00 P.M. ET on NBC Sports Washington). Here is the latest from Medstar Capitals Iceplex.

Lines & Pairs

Forward Richard Panik was on the ice this morning wearing a face shield. He left Saturday’s 5-1 loss to the New Jersey Devils after getting high-sticked by Devils forward Miles Wood.

Goaltender Ilya Samsonov is expected to start on Monday, according to head coach Todd Reirden.

The Goodest Boy: Daily Post on Captain

Essential Links

John Carlson On Capitals’ Depth: “They’re A Lot Of Game-Breakers On This Team And A Lot Of Different Types Of Players That Make It Hard To Play Against Us.” (NoVa Caps)

Capitals’ T.J. Oshie Selected To Participate In 2020 NHL All-Star Game In St. Louis (NoVa Caps)

Another bad start, another shorthanded goal and what’s the deal with Hathaway and Simmonds? (NBC Sports Washington)

Late-season Metro games will mean ‘that much more’ for Caps (106.7 The Fan)

Bears Beat Monsters 4-2, Axel Jonsson-Fjallby Scores Two Goals (NoVa Caps)

Leaders of the comeback, Caps are finding adversity to fight through (106.7 The Fan)

I’ll Have A Mc-Triple: Caps’ 2019 First-Round Pick Connor McMichael Records Hat Trick Against Saginaw Spirit (NoVa Caps

By Della Young

About Della Young

Della Young is a fiction writer based out of the Northern Virginia/Washington, D.C. area and an online student attending Full Sail University. She got her start in the entertainment industry at age seven as an actress. At the young age of nine, Della wrote a psychological thriller short story that sparked her interest in creative writing. She comes from a family of big Capitals fans and became inspired to start writing for sports. In her spare time, Della enjoys photography, traveling, and working on both sides of the camera. Follow Della on Twitter: @dellayoung
This entry was posted in Lineups, News, NHL, Players, Washington Capitals and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Panik Returns Wearing Face Shield; Samsonov Will Start On Monday Against Hurricanes: News From Capitals’ Practice

  1. Pingback: Capitals’ Prospect Connor McMichael Records Fifth Goal In Two Games, Including Insane Between-The-Legs Shot | NoVa Caps

  2. Pingback: Carolina at Washington Preview: Capitals Hang With Hurricanes On Monday Night | NoVa Caps

Leave a Reply