Tag Archives: Injuries

Backstrom Skates With Capitals For First Time Since Hip Surgery; Oshie Also Joins

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom skated in full gear prior and joined the team’s morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Saturday for the first time since undergoing a hip resurfacing procedure on June 18.

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Sonny Milano Says He Will “Try to Bring A Lot of Energy and Offense” In His Capitals Debut

Screenshot: Washington Capitals With a wave of injuries plaguing them less than 20 games into the 2022-23 regular season, the Washington Capitals recalled reinforcements from the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, a group which included forward Sonny Milano.

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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie, John Carlson Leave Saturday’s Game Vs. Predators With Lower-Body Injuries; Doubtful To Return

Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie and defenseman John Carlson left Saturday’s game against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena due to lower-body injuries in the first period and are doubtful to return.

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“We’re Excited to Get Them Going”: Peter Laviolette Talks Addition of Joe Snively, Connor McMichael to the Lineup Ahead of Game Against Ottawa

NHL Last season, the Washington Capitals saw their organization get hit with the injury bug relatively early in the season. With key players such as Nicklas Backstrom and Tom Wilson already out while recovering from offseason procedures, an injury to … Continue reading

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“Snarls is Great Man, He’s Such An Undercover Beauty”: TJ Oshie Talks Relationship With Dmitry Orlov, Capitals Power Play, and Absences of Key Players

Screencap: Capitals The Washington Capitals are well underway into their training camp for the 2022-23 season, with one preseason game in the books and another around the corner on Wednesday against the Philadelphia Flyers. One member of the team who … Continue reading

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Nic Dowd Talks the Loss of Carl Hagelin After Day 3 of Training Camp: “He Certainly Made Me Better, Bettered My Career, and I Really Thank Him For That”

Screen cap: Capitals The Washington Capitals concluded their third day of training camp for the 2022-23 season prior to their first preseason game against the Buffalo Sabres tomorrow. Forward Nic Dowd spoke to the media following Day 3.

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Oshie, Hagelin Miss First Day Of Capitals’ Training Camp; Hagelin Out Long-Term

Washington Capitals left-wing Carl Hagelin has an undisclosed injury unrelated to the eye injury he sustained in practice last season and will be out long-term, according to the AP’s Stephen Whyno. A recovery timeline for the 34-year-old is unknown.

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Calling Kuzy: 2022-23 Just Might Be Evgeny Kuznetsov’s Most Important Season Yet

NHL During the Washington Capitals’ 2018 run to the Stanley Cup, Center Evgeny Kuznetsov was, in short, invaluable. Leading the team in scoring during the postseason, the former first-round pick proved what a gamechanger he could be. In subsequent seasons, … Continue reading

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Oh No Captain, My Captain: Alex Ovechkin Leaves Game Against Toronto Maple Leafs With Upper-Body Injury

With the 2021-22 NHL regular season nearing an end, the Washington Capitals will soon be looking forward to the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs. However, the collective beats of the Capital One Arena faithful skipped a beat in the third period … Continue reading

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Another One Gone: Tom Wilson Exits Game Against Penguins With Upper-Body Injury, Being Evaluated

Screen cap: ESPN With the Capitals having already lost defenseman Martin Fehervary to injury during their Wednesday night loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins, and a number of players already out due to health-related issues, the team received another blow when … Continue reading

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