Category Archives: Injuries

Capitals’ T.J. Oshie Out Indefinitely With Broken Collarbone

Photo: CBS Sports On Friday, Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie underwent surgery to repair a broken collarbone suffered from a crash into the end boards after a collision with Carolina Hurricanes forward Warren Foegele with 5:08 remaining in the third period of … Continue reading

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Carl Hagelin Moves To Top-Six For Capitals; Michael Ferland and Andrei Svechnikov Out Again In Game 5 For Hurricanes

With forward T.J. Oshie out for Game 5 with an upper-body injury, forward Carl Hagelin was promoted to the second line with center Evgeny Kuznetsov and forward Jakub Vrana for the Washington Capitals. Forward Tom Wilson took Oshie’s spot on … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals’ T.J. Oshie Likely Done For The Season

Photo: THN Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie will not likely play again this postseason, sources told Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post. Oshie left the Capitals’ 2-1 loss in Game 4 of their First Round series with the Carolina Hurricanes … Continue reading

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Report: Hurricanes’ Warren Foegele Avoids Supplemental Discipline For Hit On Capitals’ T.J. Oshie

Photo: TheFanDC According to Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports, Carolina Hurricanes forward Warren Foegele will not be suspended for his hit on Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie with 5:08 left in Game 4 of the First Round series at PNC … Continue reading

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T.J. Oshie To Miss “A Significant Amount Of Time” For Capitals

Photo: Grant Halverson/Getty Images Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie will be out for “a significant amount of time”, according to head coach Todd Reirden. Oshie left the Capitals’ 2-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 4 of the First Round … Continue reading

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Hurricanes’ Andrei Svechnikov Undergoes Concussion Protocol, Assumed To Be Out For Game 4 vs. Capitals

Photo: USA Today Carolina Hurricanes forward Andrei Svechnikov underwent concussion protocol on Tuesday after getting knocked out by Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin in the Hurricanes’ 5-0 blowout win in Game 3 of the First Round Stanley Cup Playoff series. … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Michal Kempny’s Timeline To Be Clearer Later This Week

Photo: 106.7 The Fan Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden told reporters that defenseman Michal Kempny’s recovery timeline will be known later this week. He is currently out indefinitely with a lower-body injury suffered from a hit into the boards by … Continue reading

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With Kempny On the Sidelines, the Capitals Will Need More Contributions From the Depth Defensemen

Despite Michal Kempny’s leg injury, the Washington Capitals are in good shape defensively. Continue reading

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Capitals’ Michal Kempny Out Long-Term

Photo: Chicago Tribune Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden told reporters that defenseman Michal Kempny will be out long-term with a lower-body injury after the team’s optional practice on Monday. Kempny left the second period of the Capitals’ 5-4 overtime … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-assign Tyler Lewington to AHL Hershey

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals reassigned defenseman Tyler Lewington to the AHL’s Hershey Bears on Monday morning, the team announced. The Capitals recalled Lewington on Saturday in preparations for defenseman Michal Kempny to miss some time after he was on … Continue reading

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