Category Archives: Lineups

2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Western Conference Preview

How will the NHL’s Western Conference shake out after the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs? Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lineups, News, NHL, Players, Playoffs, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Capitals Release Roster For 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals released their 2020 Stanley Cup Playoff roster, which will be the group of players that travel to Toronto with the team on Sunday for the final week of training camp.

Posted in Lineups, News, Players, Propsects, Roster Moves, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

A Look At Fourth-Lines In The Metropolitan Division

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Across the Metropolitan Division, teams like the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins made moves last offseason to revamp their fourth-lines while the New York Islanders arguably already had the best fourth-line in the NHL. Fourth-lines are … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lineups, News, NHL, Offense, Players, Teams | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Who Will Start On Defense For Capitals In Game 1?

Photo: Nick Wass/AP When the 2019-20 NHL season paused on March 12, the Washington Capitals had been rotating defensemen in the lineup for the previous month since rookie Martin Fehervary shined in a brief stint with the big club. During … Continue reading

Posted in Defense, Games, Lineups, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Todd Reirden Confirms Michal Kempny Will Be Scratched, Jonas Siegenthaler Will Draw In: Flyers at Capitals Pregame Notebook

Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden confirmed that defenseman Michal Kempny will be scratched in favor of Jonas Siegenthaler when the team hosts the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night (7 PM ET, NBCSN). This will be the first time since … Continue reading

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

Michal Kempny Appears To Be Scratched vs. Flyers; Braden Holtby To Start For Capitals: Tuesday’s Practice Notebook

Defenseman Jonas Seigenthaler will draw back into the lineup when the Washington Capitals host the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night (7 PM ET, NBCSN) in favor of defenseman Michal Kempny after head coach Todd Reirden had a discussion with Kempny … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

Blue Jackets Announce Josh Anderson Will Miss 4-6 Months After Undergoing Surgery To Repair Posterior Labral Tear In Left Shoulder

Photo: The Columbus Dispatch The Columbus Blue Jackets announced on Monday night that forward Josh Anderson underwent successful surgery to repair a posterior labral tear of his left shoulder on Monday and is expected to miss 4-6 months, meaning he … Continue reading

Posted in Interview, Lineups, News, Players | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ilya Kovalchuk Starts On Third-Line; Richard Panik Demoted; Braden Holtby Starts: Jets at Capitals Pregame Notebook

Photo: @Capitals Forward Ilya Kovalchuck, who was acquired in a trade that sent a 2020 third-round pick to the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night, will make his Washington Capitals‘ debut against the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday (7 PM ET, NBC … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Alex Ovechkin Finally Hits 700-Goal Plateau, But Devils Down Capitals 3-2

Photo: Getty Images Captain Alex Ovechkin scored the 700th goal in his NHL career but the Washington Capitals fell the New Jersey Devils by a score of 3-2 at Prudential Center as their losing streak extended to four. They remain … Continue reading

Posted in Game Re-Caps, Games, Lineups, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Evgeny Kuznetsov In, Brendan Leipsic Out; Brenden Dillon To Start With John Carlson – Canadiens at Capitals Pregame Notebook

Center Evgeny Kuznetsov will return against the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night (7 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally or NBCSN nationally) after missing the Washington Capitals’ three-game road trip with a lower-body injury. He will play in his normal … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Games, Lineups, News, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment