Category Archives: NHL

Stanley Cup in China — Conclusion

The Stanley Cup started its journey in China on September 9, 2018 and continued to travel to various destinations.  The Keeper of the Cup, Philip Pritchard, documented the proceedings via Twitter. (Part 1 of China trip is here.)

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Defeat in the District: Capitals Downed by Bruin, 5-2

Patrick Smith/Getty Images After falling to the Boston Bruins in their first preseason game on Thursday in Beantown, the Capitals had their second chance to earn their first win of the preseason on Tuesday night at Capital One Arena in … Continue reading

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Training Camp Roundup: A Recap of Day 3 of Capitals Training Camp 2018

Photo: @Capitals With the third day of training camp already finished for the Capitals, the team and players are one step closer to the beginning of the 2018-19 season. With a number of players dressing in Boston for the team’s … Continue reading

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The Capitals’ Gambles on Reclamation Projects Bodes Well for Sergei Shumakov

Anton Novoderezhkin/TASS via Getty Images Over the past few summers, acquisitions such as Justin Williams, T.J. Oshie, and Lars Eller (to name a few) have been the talk of the town when training camp rolled around for the Capitals, bringing … 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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Expectations for the 2018 Washington Capitals Training Camp

After winning the Stanley Cup, what are some expectations coming out of Washington Capitals training camp in 2018? Continue reading

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What Will Washington Wear? : The Champions’ Third Sweater (READERS POLL)

USA Today It’s no small secret that when Adidas took over as the NHL’s official apparel manufacturer, they decided to cut back on their first years work in a less than ideal way: by cutting every team’s alternate third jersey … Continue reading

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Full Season Ahead: Staying Healthy Will Be Important For T.J. Oshie This Season

Stephen R. Sylvanie/USA Today Sports There is no denying that since being acquired from the St. Louis Blues over three years ago, right wing T.J. Oshie has been one of the Capitals’ most valuable and productive players. Slotting in the … Continue reading

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Quote and Media ​Roundup: T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov Represent Capitals at NHL Media Day​

Photo: @NHLonNBC Capitals‘ forwards T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov were the team’s representatives at NHL Media Day on Friday. Media Day was held at the United Center in Chicago. 

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Capitals’ Oshie and Kuznetsov React To Schmidt Suspension

Photo: Getty Images The hockey world was shocked on Sunday when the NHL announced that Vegas Golden Knights and ex-Washington Capitals‘ defenseman Nate Schmidt was suspended 20 games for violating the league’s performance-enhancing substances program. 

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