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Christian Djoos Assigned to Hershey on Conditioning Assignment

The Washington Capitals have assigned defenseman Christian Djoos to the Hershey Bears (AHL) on a long-term injury conditioning assignment, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. 

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Lars Eller and Christian Djoos Injury Updates

Washington Capitals center Lars Eller, who left the second period of the team’s 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday night with a lower-body injury, skated prior to practice but left before the rest of the team took the ice … Continue reading

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Back To Work: Capitals Return to MedStar Capitals Iceplex for First Practice Following All-Star Game and Bye-Week: Chandler Stephenson to Replace Ovechkin

Sunburned and rested, the Capitals returned to work Thursday afternoon at MedStar Capitals Iceplex for their first practice since the All-Star Game and bye-week break. The Capitals will host the Calgary Flames Friday night at Capital One Arena. Puck drop … Continue reading

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With Christian Djoos Close To Return, What Should the Capitals Do? (Readers’ Poll)

Photo: @Capitals For the past few months, the Capitals’ defensive corps has remained largely the same, with only the return of veteran Brooks Orpik from and loss of young rearguard Christian Djoos to injury, as well as the insertion of … Continue reading

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Christian Djoos Practices In No-Contact Jersey; Capitals To Make Decision on When Alex Ovechkin Will Serve Suspension Wednesday

Defenseman Christian Djoos, who has missed the past 18 games after undergoing thigh surgery on December 14, practiced with his teammates for the first time but wore a light blue no-contact jersey at the Washington Capitals‘ morning skate prior to … Continue reading

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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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How Should The Washington Capitals Approach the NHL Trade Deadline? [NoVa Caps Roundtable]

With the NHL trade deadline, which falls on February 25 this season, a little over a month away, teams are beginning to finalize roster plans for the remaining part of the season, and to position themselves for this summer’s contract … Continue reading

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Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan Meets With The Media

Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan told reporters on Friday in his mid-season meeting that the team wants to begin negotiating a contract with forward Jakub Vrana, who can become a restricted free agent July 1, soon, and discussed more. 

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Tom Wilson Looks Like He Will Return To Lineup Tonight; Christian Djoos Out Indefinitely After Surgery

The Capitals have just wrapped up their game-day morning skate at PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC. They face the Hurricanes tonight at 7:30PM (Preview here). Here are the news bits from this morning: 

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Capitals’ Practice News Roundup: Tom Wilson and Brooks Orpik Continue To Make Progress

The Washington Capitals returned to the ice at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Wednesday morning after their 6-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings at Capital One Arena last night. The team next plays on Friday night at 7:30 at PNC … Continue reading

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