Category Archives: Coach

Will the Capitals Lose Todd Reirden This Offseason?

Three years ago, Capitals Head Coach Barry Trotz was in the process of assembling his new coaching staff after taking the reins as the bench boss in Washington. One of the men he recruited was former Pittsburgh Penguins assistant coach … Continue reading

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Barry Trotz and The Balance Of Ice Times

Is Barry Trotz doing a good job managing the Capitals ice times? Continue reading

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Barry Trotz Makes Request of Caps Fans

 CSN’s Capitals pregame show, which aired before Sunday’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets, aired a clip of an interview by Jill Sorensen with Head Coach Barry Trotz.  In it, Trotz made a direct appeal to Caps fans: Don’t be nervous, … Continue reading

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Former Capitals Coach Ron Wilson Suffers A Stroke

Barstool Sports The Caps have been to the Stanley Cup Final only once in their 42-year history, in 1998. Their coach that season, Ron Wilson, hasn’t coached in the NHL in a few years, but today, he’s back in the … Continue reading

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What’s the Fouss? The NHL Is A Harsh Business: Did the Florida Panthers Handle Their Coaching Change Properly?

Did the Florida Panthers handle Gerard Gallant’s firing properly? Continue reading

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Capitals Line Combo Roulette – Grading the New Line Combinations

Patrick McDermott/Getty The new line combinations from yesterday’s practice sent a decent-sized ripple of emotion through social media. Everything from complete outrage to full understanding. Everybody had a thought. In review, is there a method to the madness, or is … Continue reading

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Best Moments of Bruce Boudreau’s Capitals Career- Part 3

Greg Fiume/Getty Images Bruce Boudreau’s coaching career with the Washington Capitals had even more memorable moments in his third season with the team. In installments No. 1 & No. 2 we looked at the best moments in Boudreau’s first two … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Seasons: Looking Back at the Memorable Moments of the Adam Oates Coaching Era

Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports On June 26, 2012 Adam Oates was named the 16th head coach in Washington Capitals history. His appointment came after interim head coach Dale Hunter, who took over after Bruce Boudreau was fired, elected not to … Continue reading

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Best Moments of Bruce Boudreau’s Capitals Career: Part 2

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Bruce Boudreau’s coaching career with the Washington Capitals had quite a few memorable moments. This article builds on Part 1 with nine more memorable moments that happened during “Gabby’s” tenure in Washington

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7 Best Moments of Bruce Boudreau’s First Year In Washington

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Current Minnesota Wild Head Coach Bruce Boudreau coached the Washington Capitals from Thanksgiving Day, 2007 to November 28, 2011 . There were many memorable moments during that time frame. Many of these moments took place during his … Continue reading

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