Tag Archives: John Walton

A Night Out With Capitals Alumni – Capitals Alumni “Stars And Spirit” Night

Photo: Washington Capitals The Washington Capitals Alumni Association (WCAA) held their Fourth Annual “Stars and Spirits” Night on Friday night. The annual event raises money for the Capitals Alumni Community Fund, which aims to grow the game of hockey in … Continue reading

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Teammates, Fans Send Best Wishes & Share Favorite Moments of Former Capitals Player Jakub Vrana

Photo: NHL.com Just after 3 PM on the Trade Deadline on Monday, the Washington Capitals dealt forwards Jakub Vrana and Richard Panik along with a 2021 first-round pick and a 2022 second-round pick for forward Anthony Mantha from the Detroit … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana & Jonas Siegenthaler Join John Walton, Team Chef Robert Wood on Cooking Edition of CapsSocial Thursday at 1 PM

This week’s episode of CapsSocial will bring you a special cooking edition featuring Washington Capitals forward Jakub Vrana and defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler. They’ll join Capitals Radio play-by-play announcer John Walton and team chef Robert Wood on Thursday at 1 PM ET.

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Alex Henderson, 12-Year-Old Capitals Fan, Makes Masks Amid Shortage & Gets a Surprise Call from Garnet Hathaway

Photos: Henderson Family & NBC Sports In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic and a major mask shortage, everyone is finding fabric to make masks and face coverings for themselves, their family, and frontline healthcare workers. Alex Henderson, a 12-year-old … Continue reading

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Voices of D.C. Sports: Local Broadcasters Help to Feed the City Through New Initiative

Photo: @WaltonCaps The Coronavirus pandemic forced all professional sports leagues to be put on hold or suspend their respective seasons. In the DMV, local sports broadcasters are coming together through the initiative, Voices of D.C. Sports: Helping to Feed the … Continue reading

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Inside The Booth: A Look At The Hockey Announcer’s Work Space

Photo: @JoeBPxP They amaze us with their rapid-fire recounts, providing illustrative detail of an otherwise empty space. Hockey “play-by-play” and “color” announcers are real-time storytellers that have a lot to contend with in the course of a game. I’ve always been amazed … Continue reading

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Images From 2018 Caps Casino Night (Photos)

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” Well, maybe the second most wonderful, next to hockey in June. But anyway, Sunday night was the annual “Caps Casino Night”, the night were the boys get all gussied up to mingle … Continue reading

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Mitch Korn and John Walton Have Their Day With The Stanley Cup in Oxford, Ohio

Photo: @WaltonCaps After a day in Lake Zurich, Ilinois, with Capitals director of player development, Steve Richmond, the Stanley Cup headed “Back to Ohio” on Wednesday for a day with John Walton and former Capitals goaltending coach Mitch Korn. (Reminder, you … Continue reading

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Ben Raby Autographing Event: “100 Things Capitals Fans Should Know and Do Before They Die”

Photos: Ben Raby On Sunday, sports journalist Ben Raby appeared at Just One More Page, a bookstore located in Falls Church, Virginia, to sign copies of his new book “100 Things Capitals Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die”. 

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Notes from Capitals Morning Practice: Hello November and Major Home Cooking!

Photo: @CapitalsPR The Capitals were back at it Wednesday morning for practice and final preparations for the New York Islanders. The Caps and Islanders faceoff Thursday night at Capital One Arena. Puck drop is 7:00 PM. 

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