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Capitals Recall Anthony Peluso from Hershey, Put Tyler Graovac on Injured Reserve

The Capitals recalled forward Anthony Peluso from the Hershey Bears today after putting forward Tyler Graovac on injured reserve. Peluso was one of the Capitals’ final roster cuts from training camp after signing a one-year contract with the team on … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky to Miss 6-8 Weeks

The news gets worse and worse these days around Washington, doesn’t it? On the hockey side of things, the Capitals made an announcement late Tuesday afternoon on the status of Andre Burakovsky’s fractured left thumb. 

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Capitals Place Andre Burakovsky on Injured Reserve

The Capitals announced Tuesday morning that they have placed Andre Burakovsky on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury he sustained in the last few minutes in the Capitals’ 4-1 loss to the Florida Panthers on Saturday. This comes a … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Limps Off Ice at Monday’s Practice

Youth and inexperience have been the struggle for the Capitals this season, and now the injury bug might be playing a role as well. After Andre Burakovsky sat out of practice with an injury of his own, Alex Ovechkin, the … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky not taking part in Capitals’ Practice Monday due to injury

The Capitals announced today that Andre Burakovsky is not taking part of their practice today due to an injury. According to the Washington Post’s Isabelle Khurshudyan, Burakovsky sustained an upper-body injury when he got hooked in the final minutes of … Continue reading

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Capitals Recall Madison Bowey, Place Matt Niskanen on Long-Term Injured Reserve

Early Saturday morning, the Capitals recalled Madison Bowey from Hershey after the team announced that Matt Niskanen is week-to-week with an upper-body injury he sustained in the Capitals’ 5-2 win at the New Jersey Devils on Friday. He got placed … Continue reading

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Former Capital Wojtek Wolski Returns to the Ice After Severe Injury

Photo: Getty Images Eight months ago former Washington Capital forward Wojtek Wolski suffered a neck injury in KHL play that put his future in question. It wasn’t just a neck injury, as he suffered two broken cervical vertebrae, spinal cord trauma, … Continue reading

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Andre Burakovsky – What Will He Cost the Capitals?

With Andre Burakovsky due for a new contract, what will he cost the Washington Capitals? Continue reading

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Marcus Johansson Has Broken Finger, May Require Surgery

In an interview with Swedish news outlet, Aftonbladet, Capitals forward Marcus Johansson said he will not be participating in the World Championships due to a broken finger. 

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Ovechkin won’t join Russia at Worlds due to lower-body injury

The Russian Ice Hockey Federation confirmed today that Alex Ovechkin won’t join Russia at Worlds due to a “lower-body injury”. 

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