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Lars Eller Leaves Capitals’ First Practice of Stanley Cup Playoffs Early, Takes Maintenance​ Day

Photo: Sports Illustrated Washington Capitals center Lars Eller left the team’s first practice of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs early after stepping on the ice at the start due to maintenence for an upper-body injruy. Center Travis Boyd stepped in … Continue reading

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Images From Washington Capitals Practice At MedStar Capitals Iceplex (PHOTOS)

Two to go! That’s right, only two more games remain in the 2018-2019 regular season. After posing for their annual team photo (here) the Capitals got back to work at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The Capitals finalized preparations for their next … Continue reading

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Images From Capitals’ Team Photo At MedStar Capitals Iceplex (4/3/2019)

The defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals returned to MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Wednesday morning for their annual team photo shoot. All players and top management staff were on hand for the photo shoot, with the exception of Michal Kempny, … Continue reading

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Capitals Bump Nick Jensen Up To Pair With John Carlson

Photo: Sports Illustrated The Washington Capitals made some changes in their defensive pairings when they practiced on Wednesday, most notably elevating defenseman Nick Jensen to a pairing with John Carlson, giving the team a pair with two right-handed defensemen. Defenseman … Continue reading

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NHL Upholds Jake Voracek Suspension; Chandler Stephenson Draws Back Into Capitals Lineup

Photo: @Capitals While the Washington Capitals were practicing at Wells Fargo Center in preparations for their game against the Philadelphia Flyers at 7 PM ET (can be seen at NBC Sports Washington) on Thursday, the NHL announced that they have upheld … Continue reading

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Images From Capitals Optional Practice Thursday at MedStar Capitals Iceplex [Photos]

The defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals held one final (optional) skate before departing for the Big Apple Thursday afternoon. The Capitals will face the New York Islanders Friday night at Nassau Coliseum in a battle for first place in … Continue reading

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Lars Eller Fully Participates In Capitals’ Practice, “Getting Closer” To Return

Washington Capitals center Lars Eller fully participated in the team’s practice on Monday in his normal spot centering the third-line and is “getting closer” towards returning to the lineup. He is labeled as day-to-day with an undisclosed lower-body injury that … Continue reading

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Brooks Orpik Takes Maintenance Day, Capitals Keep Same Lineup From 8-5 Loss To Blackhawks and Hold Meeting Prior To Practice

The Washington Capitals took to the practice ice approximately 30 minutes late Monday morning, as head coach Todd Reirden likely held a team meeting. The team lost their fifth consecutive game (0-4-1), including their fourth straight in regulation, and eighth in … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Could Return For Capitals Against Islanders on Friday

It is possible that Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby will start against the New York Islanders on Friday night (7:30 PM Eastern on NBC Sports Washington) after missing the past two games with an eye injury. 

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Braden Holtby Practices After Suffering Eye Injury Against Blue Jackets; Christian Djoos Skates Before Practice

Goaltender Braden Holtby was on the ice after leaving in the second period of the Washington Capitals’ 2-1 overtime loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets last night with an eye injury. He said his vision wasn’t good enough to come … Continue reading

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