Category Archives: Roster Moves

Capitals Reportedly Listening To Offers on Andre Burakovsky, Seeking Top-Nine Forward in Any Deal

Photo: NHL via Getty Images In the midst of a five-game losing skid and with their offense struggling to pick up their play, the Capitals are in arguably their worst stretch of the 2018-19 season. Earlier this season there were … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals and Stars Scouting Each Other “Heavily”

Photo: Zimbio The scouts of the Washington Capitals and Dallas Stars have been at each others’ games in recent weeks and have been scouting each other “heavily,” Sean Shapiro of the Athletic tweeted out on Friday night. He also said … 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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Report: Canucks Have Inquired About Capitals Forward Andre Burakovsky

Photo: USA Today After the Vancouver Canucks signed ex-Washington Capitals center Jay Beagle on the first day of free agency this past summer, the Canucks could bring along one of his old mates soon as they’ve inquired on Capitals forward … Continue reading

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Report: Sergei Shumakov Refused to Practice, Told Capitals He Was Leaving Prior to Placement on Waivers

Photo: Tori Hartman [Updated: 12/09/2018, 2:15 AM] Yesterday (Friday), it was reported that the Capitals had placed offseason signing Sergei Shumakov on unconditional waivers, with the intention to terminate his contract. Given his struggle to adapt to the North American … Continue reading

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Capitals Place Sergei Shumakov On Unconditional Waivers

Photo: Tori Hartman The Washington Capitals placed forward Sergei Shumakov on unconditional waivers for purposes of contract termination, according to Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post. 

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Has The Power In The East Shifted Towards The Atlantic Division?

Photo: NBC Sports Washington Last season, five of the eight playoff spots in the Eastern Conference went to Metropolitan Division while the Atlantic Division featured three of the four worst teams in the NHL: the Montreal Canadiens, the Ottawa Senators, and … Continue reading

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Capitals Morning Skate News: Injuries Pile Up In The Mile High City

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado on late Friday morning in preparations for their game against the Colorado Avalanche tonight. Puck drop from Pepsi Center will take place at 9 PM … Continue reading

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The Capitals Head to the Twin Cities to Kick Off a Four-Game Road Trip

Can the Washington Capitals snap their two-game losing skid as they travel out West? Continue reading

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Capitals Recall Aaron Ness and Jonas Siegenthaler From Hershey

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals have recalled defensemen Jonas Siegenthaler and Aaron Ness from the Hershey Bears, the team announced on Friday. The Capitals also announced defenseman John Carlson is listed as day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

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