Category Archives: Morning Skate

All The News Leading Up To Capitals-Canadiens: Preseason Game #3

Photo: A Winning Habit The Washington Capitals will begin a set of back-to-backs for the first time this preseason on Thursday night as the team takes on the Montreal Canadiens at Videotron Center in Quebec City. The game will be televised … Continue reading

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Capitals Day Five Training Camp Roundup: Prep For The B’s

The Washington Capitals were back on the ice on Tuesday for the team’s fifth day of training camp. The team is gearing up for their game against the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night at Capital One Arena, the second game … Continue reading

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Training Camp Roundup: Recap of Day 1 of Capitals Training Camp 2018

Three months and a one week ago, the Capitals ended the 2017-18 as the Stanley Cup champions and while it may be hard to believe, the first day of Training Camp for the 2018-19 season is already over. In this … Continue reading

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News and Notes From the Capitals’ Informal Practice and MedStar Capitals Iceplex

While the prospects were playing their final game of the prospect showcase in Florida, the veterans were back at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in Arlington for another informal practice prior to training camp, which kicks off on Thursday. 

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Barry Trotz Has Always Believed in His Team and His Players

After the Washington Capitals held a morning skate Monday prior to Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals, head coach Barry Trotz talked to the media. During the press conference he was asked about the adversity the team had to … Continue reading

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Capitals Lineup Looks the Same Ahead of Monday Night’s Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Monday prior to Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals. After an exciting win on Saturday night that caused Capital One Arena and the surrounding streets to go … Continue reading

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Minor Scare for Devante Smith-Pelly at Monday’s Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals looked to be fully healthy for Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Then a minor scare happened just minutes before Monday’s morning skate began. Fourth-line right winger Devante Smith-Pelly got hit in the face with a … Continue reading

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Projected Top Pick of NHL Entry Draft, Rasmus Dahlin, was in Attendance at Monday’s Capitals Morning Skate

There were some special guests in attendance Monday at the Capitals morning skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex prior to Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals. These guests are going to be donning an NHL uniform later this month: the … Continue reading

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Capitals Fan Skips Her Senior Prom to Attend Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals (Video Interview)

Emma Vonhoene, a senior at Centreville High School, initially planned on attending prom with her friends until a schedule conflict came up regarding her Washington Capitals.

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Vegas Mocks Capitals with Their Version of the Hot Lap

Photo: Golden Knights The hot lap is a tradition the Washington Capitals have done at road morning skates throughout the playoffs. This ritual has become a hit all over social media no matter who it was. The Vegas Golden Knights … Continue reading

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