Category Archives: Morning Skate

Capitals Lines for Monday’s Morning Skate to Prep for Flames

The Capitals look to continue their home dominance tonight as they host Jaromir Jagr, Troy Brouwer, and the Calgary Flames. The team held a morning skate on Monday to prepare for tonight’s game. Here are what the lines look like. 

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News and Notes from Capitals’ Saturday Morning Skate at Kettler: Vrana Back In

After dropping two tough contests on the road, the Capitals come home for a big four-game Thanksgiving week homestead. Washington looks to turn things around beginning tonight as they host the Minnesota Wild at 7:30 p.m. Prior to the game … Continue reading

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Capitals Lines from Saturday’s Morning Skate

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals look to turn things around on their home ice tonight against the Minnesota Wild. Prior to tonight’s contest, the team had a morning skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Here’s what the lines looked like. 

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News and Notes from Capitals Optional Morning Skate in Colorado: Grubi Doobie Doo

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals held an optional morning skate in Colorado this morning ahead of their Thursday night contest with the Avalanche. After a tough loss to Nashville and another loss on the blueline, the Caps look to turn things … Continue reading

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News and Notes from Capitals’ Morning Skate in Nashville

Photo: @Capitals After two thrilling wins at home, the Washington Capitals have hit the road for a brief two-game trip. The first stop is in Nashville as they take on Filip Forsberg and the defending Western Conference champion Nashville Predators. … Continue reading

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Matt Niskanen Makes His Return Tonight

After injuring his left thumb on Friday the 13th against the Devils just over a month ago, Matt Niskanen will make his return tonight against the Nashville Predators. Niskanen missed a total of 13 games. Barry Trotz hinted last week … Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals’ Sunday Morning Skate: Let’s Keep on Rollin’

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals welcome Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers tonight at Capital One Arena. Prior to tonight’s big Sunday night tilt, the Caps held a morning skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. 

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Holtby Gunning for 200th NHL Win as Capitals host Penguins on Friday Night

Photo: Nick Wass/AP The Washington Capitals will host the Pittsburgh Penguins for the second time this season and the last time at home. Pittsburgh prevailed 3-2 in the first meeting between these two back on October 11. These two teams … Continue reading

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Notes from Capitals Morning Skate: Bring on the Isles

The Capitals look to turn around their poor home start beginning tonight as they host the Jason Chimera and the Islanders. Some interesting things happened today at the morning skate, with a familiar face from Hershey skating with the team. … Continue reading

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Injuries have Piled Up For the Capitals the Past Few Weeks, But Could that Help Them Down the Road?

 Unlike recent years, injuries have begun to plague the Capitals this season. It’s been a little more than three weeks since the season started and the Capitals have played 10 games. Through those 10 games, the Capitals have already placed … Continue reading

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