Tag Archives: Mitch Korn

Vitek Vanecek’s Essay Details The Feelings And Fears He Faced In Coming To America: “I Felt Lost In America From The First Moment”

Photos: Jana Mensatorová, ČTK / AP / Mel Evans and ČTK / AP / Chris Young For Capitals goaltending prospect Vitek Vanecek, playing hockey in America has been a tremendous challenge. On the exterior, Vanecek has always been a jovial … Continue reading

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Ilya Samsonov Discusses His Rookie Season, Life in Quarantine and the Return to Play

Olesya Usova of AllHockey.Ru recently interviewed Washington Capitals rookie netminder Ilya Samsonov. The discussion covered his debut season in the NHL, returning home to Russia for quarantine, the “Russian gang” on the Capitals and more. The following is a translation … Continue reading

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Barry Trotz, Former Capitals Coaches Receive Their Stanley Cup Rings in Emotional Ceremony

Photo: @AGrossNewsday Earlier this season, during stops in Vancouver and Edmonton, respectively, the Capitals delivered Stanley Cup rings to former players Jay Beagle and Alex Chiasson, both members of the team during their run to the 2018 Stanley Cup championship. … Continue reading

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Barry Trotz: “I Love Those Guys Over There”

Photo: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images North America Monday will be a special day for former Capitals head coach Barry Trotz and his assistant coaches, Mitch Korn and Lane Lambert, as the trio will finally receive their Stanley Cup championship rings. The … 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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News Bytes For The Washington Capitals: July 9th, 2018

Photo: NHL Via Getty Images Here are the latest Capitals news bits and bytes for July 9, 2018. 

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Capitals Officially Introduce Todd Reirden As Head Coach

Screen cap: NBC Sports Washington General Manager Brian MacLellan and the Washington Capitals officially introduced Todd Reirden as their next head coach on Tuesday. Reirden, 47, was named the 18th head coach in franchise history on June 29 and only … Continue reading

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Opinion: Capitals’ Refusal to Give Barry Trotz Term on A New Contract is A Mistake That Could Cost Them Big

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images When it was announced that former Capitals Head Coach Barry Trotz had resigned from his post after negotiations on terms of his two-year extension fell through, there was likely shock running all throughout the fan base. Just … Continue reading

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Braden Holtby Turns In Solid Rebound Effort

Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images After a week off to reset before making a playoff push, Braden Holtby earned a nice bounce-back performance in a 6-3 victory against the New York Islanders, his 30th of the season.

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Washington Capitals Evening News Links – Thursday, 9/14/2017

The Olympics are looking doubtful for Ovi, coaching change for the Caps, Caps television schedule released, previews for Nicklas Backstrom and Tom Wilson, how good is Kuzy? and more in this evenings links: 

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