Category Archives: Lineups

NHL Announces All-Star Rosters; Braden Holtby and John Carlson Will Represent Capitals In San Jose

Photo: Sporting News The NHL released the rosters for the 2019 All-Star Game prior to NBC Sports Network’s broadcast of the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers game on Wednesday Night Hockey. Goaltender Braden Holtby and defenseman John Carlson will … Continue reading

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A Comparison of The Washington Capitals’ “Young Guns” Era with Today’s Toronto Maple Leafs

Photo: NHL There was a time when Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom were not the experienced, well-rounded leaders that led the Capitals to the team’s first championship this past spring, but young players with a thirst for the Stanley Cup … Continue reading

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Capitals Practice News Roundup: Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen Injury Updates

The Washington Capitals practiced at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Sunday afternoon in preparations for their game against the Nashville Predators tomorrow afternoon at Capital One Arena. Action can be seen on NBC Sports Washington starting at 12:30 PM Eastern. Here … Continue reading

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A Night Of Firsts: Capitals Strike Senators, 3-2; Tyler Lewington and Madison Bowey Each Notch First Goal Of NHL Careers

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators by a final score of 3-2 at Canadian Tire Centre on Saturday night. The win was their fourth consecutive and second in Ottawa in a week, after the Capitals beat the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Morning Skate News Roundup: Matt Niskanen Out Day-To-Day

Photo: @JoeBpXp The Washington Capitals skated at Canadian Tire Centre this morning prior to their game against the Ottawa Senators in Kanata, Ontario. Action from the Canadian capital city will be at 7 PM Eastern and can be seen on … Continue reading

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Hockey Night In Canada Preview: Capitals Hit The Road For Ottawa In The Final Road Game Of 2018

Photo: USA Today The Washington Capitals head north of the border to face the Ottawa Senators for the second time in a week and the last time in Canada’s capital city this season. The Capitals shut out the Senators, 4-0, … Continue reading

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Capitals Practice News Roundup: The Rotating Defense

The Washington Capitals held their first practice after the NHL’s holiday break on Friday at MedStar Capitals Iceplex before flying up to Ottawa, where they will face the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre for the second time in a … Continue reading

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Capitals Hit Another Home Run With Under The Radar Signing Of Nic Dowd

Photo: NHL.com When the Vancouver Canucks threw a four-year contract worth an average annual value of $3 million per year at Washington Capitals‘ pending free agent Jay Beagle, who was going to turn 33 three and a half months later, Capitals … Continue reading

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Copley, Capitals Shutout Senators, 4-0, Head Into Holiday Break Winners Of 14 Of Past 17 Games

Photo: Andre Ringuette – Getty Images The Washington Capitals downed the Ottawa Senators by a final score of 4-0 on Saturday night at Canadian Tire Centre in their final game before the NHL’s mandated holiday break. The win marked their … Continue reading

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Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: Burakovsky and Stephenson Draw Back In

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Friday morning prior to their game against the Buffalo Sabres tonight. Action from Capital One Arena can be seen on NBC Sports Washington or NBCSN for those outside … Continue reading

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