Category Archives: Injuries

Capitals’ Practice News Roundup: Tom Wilson and Brooks Orpik Continue To Make Progress

The Washington Capitals returned to the ice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Wednesday morning after their 6-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings at Capital One Arena last night. The team next plays on Friday night at 7:30 at PNC … Continue reading

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Washington at Columbus Preview: Capitals Conclude Road Trip In Columbus With First Place In The Division At Stake on Saturday Night

Photo: NHL.com The Washington Capitals visit the Columbus Blue Jackets for the second meeting of the year between the two teams. The Blue Jackets beat the Capitals the first time the two teams met, 2-1 at Capital One Arena on … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the NHL and its Fans Regarding the “Wilson Effect”

Photo: Sportsnet Capitals right wing Tom Wilson has endured his fair share of drama over the course of the 2018-19 season, from an initial 20-game suspension that ended up being reduced, to being ejected from a game for an innocent … Continue reading

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Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: No Tom Wilson in The Desert

Photo: @CapitalsPR The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona on Thursday morning in preparations for their game against the Arizona Coyotes at 9 PM Eastern. Action from the desert can be found on … Continue reading

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Washington at Arizona Preview: Capitals Clash With Coyotes Looking To Bounce Back From Back-To-Back Losses

Photo: WTOP The Washington Capitals clash with the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona on Thursday night in the second and final meeting between the two teams this season. The Coyotes beat the Capitals 4-1 the first … Continue reading

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Capitals Tom Wilson Injured on Blindside Hit From Ryan Reaves

After avoiding any discipline for an innocent in the Capitals’ recent tilt against the New Jersey Devils, right wing Tom Wilson was on the receiving end of a nasty blindside hit towards the second period of the Capitals’ Tuesday night … Continue reading

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Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: Back In Vegas Baby!

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada in preparations for their first visit to see the Vegas Golden Knights since they hoisted the Stanley Cup there on June 7. Puck drop … Continue reading

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From Kolzig to Holtby – Washington Capitals Goalie Carousel – Part 4

Photo: @Capitals NoVa Caps is currently presenting a multipart review of the Capitals’ search for a starting goaltender to replace longtime netminder, Olaf Kolzig, and how it led to the rise of current starter Braden Holtby. In part 4, we … Continue reading

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Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: Kuznetsov Back In The Lineup And Prep For the Devils

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex prior to their game against the New Jersey Devils tonight at Capital One Arena. Action from 7th and F can be seen on NBC Sports Washington+ starting at 7 … Continue reading

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Capitals Injury Updates On Michal Kempny, Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov, T.J. Oshie, and Devante Smith-Pelly

Despite winning six games in a row, the Washington Capitals‘ longest in over a season, the team has been missing key players due to injuries for the first time in a while. Here are all the injury updates from Thursday’s Capitals … Continue reading

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