Tag Archives: Brooks Laich

All-time Caps to never win a Stanley Cup?

Photo: NHL/Getty Images While still basking in the silver shine of a Stanley Cup victory, the attention of many Capitals fans has shifted to looking ahead to the future.  There are contracts to sign and coaches to choose.  Young players … Continue reading

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December 12, 2008: Capitals’ Website Producer Suits Up as Backup Goaltender

Photo: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images Nine years ago, Capitals’ goaltender Jose Theodore left the Capitals’ game against the Ottawa Senators because of a hip flexor injury he sustained during the Capitals’ morning skate. Former-Capitals goalie Semyon Varlamov, now with the Colorado Avalanche, … Continue reading

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Brooks Laich and Wife Julianne Hough Start Humanitarian Campaign to Help People Around the Globe

Photo: Brooks Laich Former Capitals forward Brooks Laich was always known for being one of the team’s most active participants in charity events and helping those in need (see tire change) during his time with the team, and to this … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals’ Evening News Links

The iceman cometh, Ovechkin cuts a ribbon, Tom Wilson is ready, Brooks L.A.ich, T.J. and Braden take New York and more in tonight’s evening links: 

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​Former Capital Brooks Laich to attend Los Angeles Kings Training Camp on PTO

Kevin Hoffman/USA Today Sports Former Capitals forward Brooks Laich is currently an unrestricted free agent, but that could change fairly soon. According to John Rosen of the Los Angeles Kings Insider, Laich was on the ice for an informal workout with the … Continue reading

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SafariLAICH: Former Capital Brooks Laich and Wife Julianne Hough Visit, Watch, and Participate in Online Live African Safari

Photo: Brooks Laich Former Capital Brooks Laich and wife Julianne Hough spent several days on safari in Africa several months ago and, shortly after getting married, decided to take another trip. Only this time, their experience was a bit different, … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Rumors Roundup: Alzner, Williams, Galiev, Lambert

The NHL “silly season” officially begins at noon on Saturday, as Free Agency officially begins. Here are the latest Capitals-related rumors from the reputable media outlets covering the NHL.

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Laich, Galiev, and Gilbert – the Strange Similarities of Three Guys on Different Paths

It was the first time that Brooks Laich, Stan Galiev, and Tom Gilbert suited up for a game on the same ice. At the same time the three players more than likely skated onto the ice Saturday night at Giant Center … Continue reading

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The Capitals and Their Struggle Against the Salary Cap

What can the Washington Capitals do to remain competitive despite being right up to the NHL’s maximum salary cap? Continue reading

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Former Capital Brooks Laich Placed on Waivers by Toronto

Claus Andersen/Getty Images Shortly before the NHL Trade Deadline last season, the Capitals traded longtime forward Brooks Laich to the Toronto Maple Leafs as part of a deal to acquire Daniel Winnik and shed Laich’s burdensome salary. Now, Laich could … Continue reading

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