Category Archives: Management

Are Big Changes Necessary for the Capitals or Should they Try and Stay the Course?

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images  So here we go again, another disappointing start to the summer. The Capitals were eliminated in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs once again by their rivals, the Pittsburgh Penguins. It’s a stinging feeling that never goes … Continue reading

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Don’t Shovel Dirt on Ovechkin, Just Yet

 It’s become somewhat of a tradition. As soon as the Capitals’ season ends, stories begin to swirl about how Ovechkin is washed up, and the Capitals should trade him. Here’s a few reasons why that might not be a good … Continue reading

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NHL Expansion Draft – Key Dates and Times to Know

With the 2016-2017 season in the books, attention now shifts to this year’s massively important off-season. It’s an off-season that should be very interesting when talking about the Washington Capitals. You don’t need us telling you why, it’s been said … Continue reading

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Is Trotz on the “Hot Seat” (Readers Poll)

Coach Trotz is wrapping up his third season at the helm of the Capitals. He’s racked up an impressive regular season record and two Presidents Trophies, yet the post-season record is all too familiar with previous head coaches, that ultimately … Continue reading

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Ovechkin Moved to Third Line In Practice

With the Capitals trailing 3-1 in their Eastern Conference Semifinal series with the Pittsburgh Penguins, head coach Barry Trotz has decided to make a few changes, at least for Friday’s practice.

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Capitals Recall Stephenson from Hershey

The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Chandler Stephenson from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. 

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Capitals Recall Paul Carey

In a release, the Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears announced that Paul Carey has been recalled today. 

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Andre Burakovsky Returns to Full Practice, Will Start In Tampa

Andre Burakovsky took an additional step closer to returning to the Capitals lineup  on Friday morning, as he participated in his first full contact practice with the team. 

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Trotz Shakes Up Lines in LA

Photo: @Capitals Head Coach Barry Trotz hinted on Thursday that if Alex Ovechkin didn’t snap out of his funk, line changes were going to be made. It looks like Trotz is holding true to his words. 

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Recapping the NHL GM Meetings

What are some of the topics that were discussed at the NHL GM Meetings in Boca Raton? Continue reading

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