Category Archives: Washington Capitals

Report: International Hockey Academy Named for Alex Ovechkin Being Built in Moscow

It was bound to happen sooner or later — a building named for Alex Ovechkin. There are now plans to build the Alexander Ovechkin International Hockey Academy in Moscow. According to the website of the mayor and the government of … Continue reading

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“Snarls is Great Man, He’s Such An Undercover Beauty”: TJ Oshie Talks Relationship With Dmitry Orlov, Capitals Power Play, and Absences of Key Players

Screencap: Capitals The Washington Capitals are well underway into their training camp for the 2022-23 season, with one preseason game in the books and another around the corner on Wednesday against the Philadelphia Flyers. One member of the team who … Continue reading

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New Capitals’ Defenseman Erik Gustafsson on D.C. Living: “It’s A Little Different From The Downtown Rush I Lived In Chicago, So I Like This More”

Screencap: Capitals On Tuesday, Washington Capitals defenseman Erik Gustafsson spoke to the media following practice. He discussed getting acquainted on the ice under a new defense system and feeling welcome in Washington.

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Where In The World Are They? Washington Capitals Prospects Not at Training Camp

Photo: Joe Noyes Many of the Washington Capitals prospects participated in Development Camp from July 11-15 and then in Rookie Camp from September 15 through September 19 and are now participating in the Capitals’ main training camp. But several Capitals … Continue reading

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“That’s My Natural Position and That’s Where I’m Looking to Perform”: Connor McMichael Talks Playing Center, Zach Fucale Evaluates His Play in the Capitals’ First Preseason Game

Della Young/NoVa Caps The Washington Capitals kicked off the 2022-23 season with a 4-3 overtime loss to the Buffalo Sabres at Capital One Arena in their first preseason contest. While the preseason may or may not mean much to some, … Continue reading

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Nic Dowd Talks the Loss of Carl Hagelin After Day 3 of Training Camp: “He Certainly Made Me Better, Bettered My Career, and I Really Thank Him For That”

Screen cap: Capitals The Washington Capitals concluded their third day of training camp for the 2022-23 season prior to their first preseason game against the Buffalo Sabres tomorrow. Forward Nic Dowd spoke to the media following Day 3.

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Head Coach Peter Laviolette On Capitals’ Preseason: “Those Last Two Games At Home Will Be Heavy-Handed With Our Guys And Prior To That, It’ll Be Mixed”

Photo: Joe Noyes/NoVa Caps On Saturday, Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette spoke to the media following the third day of training camp. He discussed roster expectations for the preseason, which begins Sunday when the Capitals host the Buffalo Sabres … Continue reading

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New Capitals Forward Dylan Strome: “I Think There’s Still A Lot to Prove”

Screen cap: Capitals The Washington Capitals concluded their second day of training camp for the 2022-23 season on Friday. New Capitals forward Dylan Strome spoke to the media for the first time following the conclusion of Day 2.

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Capitals’ Connor Brown On His Focus This Season: “Help The Team Win And Be As Productive As Possible”

Screencap: Capitals On Friday, Washington Capitals right wing Connor Brown spoke to the media during training camp. The newest Capital discussed his first practice with the team and what he can bring to Washington this season.

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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie Meets 8-Year-Old Hockey Player MaKayla Russell at Practice

Photo: @Capitals It was a heartfelt moment between Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie and eight-year-old MaKayla Russell, who was at Friday’s practice.

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