Category Archives: Interview

“Last Year Was A Missed Opportunity”: Capitals Head Coach Todd Reirden Speaks To the Media to Discuss Evgeny Kuznetsov, New Additions, Roster Competition, and More

After a long offseason that included the loss and addition of team personnel, training camp is well underway for Capitals Head Coach Todd Reirden in his second year behind the bench as Head Coach. After a media day session and … Continue reading

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Evgeny Kuznetsov Speaks With the Media Following NHL Ruling, Talks Suspension, Upcoming Season, and Moving On

Earlier today, the NHL announced that Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov would be suspended no more than three games for “inappropriate conduct” related to his positive drug test for cocaine through the International Ice Hockey Federation. After releasing his own statement … Continue reading

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Tom Wilson On Capitals’ Offseason Moves: “I Haven’t Changed My Game Over The Years Depending On Who’s In The Lineup Or Who’s Out. I Try To Play To My Identity As Best [As] I Can.”

Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson is excited to get back to the ice after losing in the first round of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs to the Carolina Hurricanes. The team is set to begin on-ice workouts on Friday. He … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Carl Hagelin: “It’s All Business This Year. We’re Up To The Challenge.”

Forward Carl Hagelin spoke to the media during Washington Capitals Media Day on the eve of training camp. He discussed his goals for the season, offseason, last year, and more.

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2019 Capitals Media Day: Ovechkin Takes the Podium

Alex Ovechkin spoke to the media on Thursday at Capitals media day. Continue reading

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Capitals’ Alex Ovechkin Discusses Possibly Catching Wayne Gretzky’s Goal Record

Photo: SI Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin discussed catching Wayne Gretzky’s record for the most goals in league history (894) with Sportsnet‘s Elliotte Freidman in an interview that was published this week. The forward, who will turn 34 a week … Continue reading

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Devils’ Jack Hughes On Moving To Toronto When He Was Younger: Hockey Is Like A Religion

New Jersey Devils center Jack Hughes, the first overall pick in this summer’s draft, met with the media during the NHL’s prospect showcase at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Sunday afternoon. He discussed the influence that his family has made on … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Participates In Opening of New Branch of Avangard Hockey Academy

Photo: Kuzmin Yuri On August 15, before a pre-season exhibition game between Avangard Omsk and Moscow Dynamo of the Kontinental Hockey League, Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin, fresh off a trip to China, participated in a ceremonial puck drop before the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Lars Eller Holds “Hockey Stars ’19” Charity Tournament in Rødovre, Denmark

A year and one day after bringing the Stanley Cup to Denmark for the first time ever, Washington Capitals center Lars Eller held a “Hockey Stars ’19” tournament at Rødovre Centrum Arena, his youth rink and home of the Rødovre … Continue reading

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Avalanche’s Andre Burakovsky To Capitals Fans: “You’re Still In My Heart”

Photo: Washington Times Colorado Avalanche forward Andre Burakovsky had a chance to speak directly to Washington Capitals fans on Friday night for the first time since the team dealt him to the Avalanche in exchange for second- and third-round picks … Continue reading

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