Category Archives: Washington Capitals

Artemi Panarin Scores Two Power-Play Goals, Rangers Down Depleted Capitals, 4-1

Photo: Emilee Chinn/Getty Images The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Rangers by a score of 4-1 at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night. The Capitals are now five points ahead of the New York Islanders for first place … Continue reading

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Injuries And Recalls And Hathaway’s Hearing, Oh My!- News From Morning Skate

Photo: Capitals Wednesday morning, the Washington Capitals game day morning skate at Madison Square Garden ahead of tonight’s game against the New York Rangers (8:00 P.M. ET on NBCSN). Here is news from the morning skate.

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Capitals Place Carl Hagelin On Long-Term IR, Nic Dowd On IR, Announce Nicklas Backstrom Will Miss Wednesday’s Game at Rangers With Upper-Body Injury

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday morning that they have placed forward Carl Hagelin on long-term injured reserve and center Nic Dowd on injured reserve. Both have missed the past six and three games, respectively, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Night Hockey Preview: Capitals Take On Rangers In The Big Apple

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The Washington Capitals clash with the New York Rangers for the second time this season on Wednesday night. The Capitals have points in 11 straight games (10-0-1) against New York and have won the past seven … Continue reading

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Hagelin, Dowd Out; Hathaway Awaits Possible Supplemental Discipline- News From Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals held an optional practice on Tuesday at Medstar Capitals Iceplex ahead of Wednesday’s game in New York against the Rangers (8:00 P.M. ET on NBCSN). Here are notes from the morning skate.

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Patience Pays Off for Panik

Photo by Patrick McDermott/NHLI via Getty Images WASHINGTON — After two months, 13 games played this season, and 16 shots on goal, Richard Panik finally found the cheese tonight at Capital One Arena against the Anaheim Ducks. He roared his … Continue reading

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Monday Madness: Tempers Flare in Capitals-Ducks Contest, Garnet Hathaway Given Match Penalty

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images Already dominating play in their Monday night game against the Anaheim Ducks at Capital One Arena, the Capitals kicked up their intense play with some back-and-forth physical play with the visitors in the second period. However, … Continue reading

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On a Roll: John Carlson Extends Points Streak to Seven Games In Game Against the Anaheim Ducks

Nick Wass/Associated Press Capitals defenseman John Carlson has already been the most productive defenseman in the National Hockey League and for Washington this season, and after a historic start to the 2019-20 campaign, Carlson’s red-hot stick has been carried through … Continue reading

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Capitals Honor Hockey Fights Cancer With Events And Game This Week

Photo: NHL.com All across the league, teams have been honoring cancer survivors and remembering loved ones through the month-long initiative of Hockey Fights Cancer. The Washington Capitals will be participating in Hockey Fights Cancer through special events and a game … Continue reading

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Regression Or Progression: Whose Scoring Output Will Increase Or Decrease?

Photo: NHL Via Getty Images Thus far into the 2019-20 season, the Washington Capitals are the highest scoring team in the NHL. While this is a great place to be for the first place team in the NHL, is this … Continue reading

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