Author Archives: Harrison Brown

About Harrison Brown

Harrison is a diehard Caps fan and a hockey fanatic with a passion for sports writing. He attended his first game at age 8 and has been a season ticket holder since the 2010-2011 season. His fondest Caps memory was watching the Capitals hoist the Stanley Cup in Las Vegas. In his spare time, he enjoys travel, photography, and hanging out with his two dogs. Follow Harrison on Twitter @HarrisonB927077

Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Capitals, Maple Leafs Look To End Losing Streaks

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals visit the Toronto Maple Leafs for the second meeting of the season between the two teams. The Maple Leafs beat the Capitals by a score of 4-2 on October 13 at Capital One Arena, the … Continue reading

Posted in Games, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Alex Ovechkin Will Serve Suspension For Skipping All-Star Game on February 1 vs. Flames

Photo: NBC Sports Washington After the Washington Capitals’ 7-6 overtime loss to the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night, captain Alex Ovechkin, who scored a hat trick and notched four points in the loss, told the media that he will … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Christian Djoos Practices In No-Contact Jersey; Capitals To Make Decision on When Alex Ovechkin Will Serve Suspension Wednesday

Defenseman Christian Djoos, who has missed the past 18 games after undergoing thigh surgery on December 14, practiced with his teammates for the first time but wore a light blue no-contact jersey at the Washington Capitals‘ morning skate prior to … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Injuries, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

San Jose at Washington Preview: Capitals Go Swimming With The Sharks on Tuesday Night, Look To End Season-Long Losing Streak

Photo: Getty Images The Washington Capitals host the San Jose Sharks for the first meeting of the season between the two teams on Tuesday night. The Capitals swept both games against the Sharks last year, including a 4-1 win at … Continue reading

Posted in Games, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Brooks Orpik Takes Maintenance Day, Capitals Keep Same Lineup From 8-5 Loss To Blackhawks and Hold Meeting Prior To Practice

The Washington Capitals took to the practice ice approximately 30 minutes late Monday morning, as head coach Todd Reirden likely held a team meeting. The team lost their fifth consecutive game (0-4-1), including their fourth straight in regulation, and eighth in … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Lineups, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Capitals Hold “Players Only” Meeting After Fifth Consecutive Loss

Photo: Bill Smith/NHL via Getty Images After the Washington Capitals fell to the Chicago Blackhawks, the worst team in the NHL, 8-5 for their fifth consecutive loss (0-4-1) and fourth straight loss in regulation, on Sunday afternoon, the players held … Continue reading

Posted in News, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Blackhawks Hold Off Capitals To Win 8-5; Four Defensemen Score For Washington

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday afternoon in the Windy City by a score of 8-5, despite getting all five of their goals from defensemen. The loss put the Capitals back in third-place, though … Continue reading

Posted in Game Re-Caps, Games, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

Report: Capitals and Stars Scouting Each Other “Heavily”

Photo: Zimbio The scouts of the Washington Capitals and Dallas Stars have been at each others’ games in recent weeks and have been scouting each other “heavily,” Sean Shapiro of the Athletic tweeted out on Friday night. He also said … Continue reading

Posted in News, Roster Moves, Trade | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Barry Trotz Shows Gratitude To A Capitals Fan

Photo: NBC Sports Washington When New York Islanders head coach Barry Trotz entered the visiting tunnel prior to their game with the Washington Capitals on Friday evening for the first time after winning the Stanley Cup with the Capitals, I wanted … Continue reading

Posted in Barry Trotz, Coach, Game Experiences, Games, News | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Islanders @ Capitals Preview: Capitals Host Red-Hot Islanders In Potential Playoff Preview on Friday

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals take on the New York Islanders in the second meeting of the season between the two teams. The Capitals took the first game against the Islanders by a score of 4-1 on November … Continue reading

Posted in Barry Trotz, Games, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment