Category Archives: Washington Capitals

From a Fan’s Perspective: Reflecting on Captain’s Time and the Joy with the Capitals

Captain’s time with the Washington Capitals has officially come to an end. After attending his last Capitals game on Saturday, the service dog in-training departed on Monday to America’s VetDogs, a non-profit organization based in Smithtown, New York, to undergo … Continue reading

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Talking With Dima: Dmitry Orlov Discusses First Goal, Alex Ovechkin’s Scoring Drought, New York Rangers, and COVID-19 In Interview With Russian Media Outlet Sport24

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images On Saturday afternoon (February 20), Washington Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov scored his first goal of the abbreviated 2020-21 NHL season in a home game against the New York Rangers. Recently, the longtime Caps blueliner shared his impressions … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Head Coach Peter Laviolette on Craig Anderson: “He Gave Us A Chance To Win, Especially Early On”

Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette spoke to the media following Sunday’s 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils at Capital One Arena. He discussed goaltender Craig Anderson‘s strong game today and the team’s power-play success.

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“Anytime You Can Score A Goal…It Sparks the Team”: Capitals 2019 First-Round Pick Connor McMichael Scores First Professional Hat Trick Against Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins

Hershey Bears Having already made his NHL debut earlier this season, Washington Capitals 2019 first-round pick and top prospect Connor McMichael crossed off another milestone on his professional career, recording a hat trick in the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears’ … Continue reading

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Dog Days Are (Almost) Over: Captain’s Final Visit to a Capitals Game

Photo: @Capitals It was a bittersweet afternoon at Capital One Arena as Captain, the Washington Capitals’ team dog and service dog in-training, attended his last Capitals game as a member of the team. He will be leaving the Capitals in … Continue reading

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Shorty For 43! Tom Wilson Scores Gorgeous Goal Shorthanded Against the Buffalo Sabres

Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson is one of the Capitals’ most well-rounded players, being utilized in multiple on-ice situations when the need arises. On Thursday night against the Buffalo Sabres, Wilson proved his versatility by scoring a shorthanded goal … Continue reading

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Luxury Swiss Watchmaker Hublot Releases New Watch in Honor of Alex Ovechkin and His Accomplishments

Photos: Hublot Luxury Swiss watchmaker Hublot is releasing a Big Bang Unico Red Carbon watch in honor of Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin and his accomplishments. Here are the details of this new, limited-edition accessory.

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The Goal: “Part Deux” – Retro Recap – Washington Capitals vs Montreal Canadians – February 18, 2009

Mike Carlson/Associated Press In the history of the Washington Capitals, the month of February has seemed to be one in which players have either good fortune or a knack, for scoring memorable, highlight-reel goals, including current team captain Alex Ovechkin. … Continue reading

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Top Shelf Goal and 100 Apples! Conor Sheary Scores Against Pittsburgh Penguins on Richard Panik’s 100th Career Assist

Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images When the Washington Capitals signed forward Conor Sheary in the offseason, they did so with the hope that he could provide some depth and secondary scoring to their bottom-six forward group. On Tuesday night, the … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Jakub Vrana Nets Fifth Goal of the Season; Has Four Points Over His Last Four Games

Washington Capitals forward Jakub Vrana scored his fifth goal of the season during Tuesday’s clash with the Pittsburgh Penguins at PPG Paints Arena. He has scored goals in back-to-back games and has tied with captain Alex Ovechkin and forward Tom … Continue reading

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