Tag Archives: 2017 Washington Capitals Preseason

Capitals Finalize the Opening Night Roster

October is here and the season starts Thursday night in Ottawa. After winning their final preseason game on Sunday in dramatic fashion against the Blues, Barry Trotz and his coaching staff had to decide who was ultimately going to make … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Opening Night Roster getting Clearer and Clearer

Photo: Washington Capitals Today, the Capitals made the opening night roster clearer what it will look like. Next Thursday night, the Capitals will open their regular season schedule in Ottawa at Canadien Tire Centre against the Senators. They release defensemen … Continue reading

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Update: Wilson Suspended 2 Preseason Games for Hit on Blues’ Thomas

The NHL Department of Player Safety announced this afternoon that Capitals’ forward Tom Wilson has been suspended for two preseason games for a late hit he delivered on Blues’ forward Robert Thomas in Washington’s 4-0 loss to St. Louis on Friday. 

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Tom Wilson to receive​ Player Safety Hearing for Hit on Blues’ Robert Thomas

Tom Wilson will get a player safety hearing for the hit he delivered on Blues’ forward Robert Thomas in Washington’s 4-0 loss to St. Louis on Friday. Wilson did not get penalized for the hit in the game, but Blues’ … Continue reading

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Stats From The Capitals 4-0 Preseason Loss vs St. Louis

Not a good looking loss for the Capitals in the third preseason game of the year. At the end of the game the scoreline reads 4-0. After watching the past two games though I think tonight’s game was better than … Continue reading

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Projecting the Caps’ Opening Night Lineup through Week 1 of Training Camp

So far the Capitals have played two preseason games, and pundits are already putting together potential lineups for Opening Night on October 5 in Ottawa. In this piece, NoVa Caps’ contributor Harrison Brown takes a look at what the Capitals … Continue reading

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Preseason Game Preview: Capitals @ Canadiens

Photo: NHL The Capitals preseason officially started on Monday in Newark against the New Jersey Devils. Unfortunately for the Caps, they fell 4-1 in their preseason opener despite scoring first. 

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Inside the Numbers: How the First Preseason Game Affects the Capitals’ Training Camp Battles.

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Last night the Washington Capitals played their first pre-season game against the New Jersey Devils. It ended up 4-1 for the bad guys, but it’s worth noticing that the Devils were playing their four best forwards … Continue reading

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Devils Down Capitals 4-1 in First Preseason Tilt

The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils 4-1 on Monday night at the Prudential Center in Trenton, New Jersey. The Capitals return to preseason action Wednesday night when they visit the Candiens at the Belle Centre in Montreal. … Continue reading

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