Tag Archives: Morning Skate

Capitals Daily Report: Caps Prep for President’s Trophy Battle at the Phone Booth

Photo: @TarikCSN Tonight is another exciting Thursday night battle at Verizon Center. Tonight the reigning Metropolitan Division champions host the young, up-and-coming Blue Jackets, who have had an amazing season, and shattered pundit’s expectations. Here’s what went down at Kettler today. … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Orpik Returns as Caps Prep for Red-Hot Flames

Photo: @Capitals The Capitals continue their battle for the top spot in the Metropolitan Division tonight against the Calgary Flames. Before their game, the team held a morning skate at Kettler. Here are some news and notes from the rink, as well … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Clinch’mas

Photo: @Capitals Now the stakes are getting higher. The Capitals can clinch a playoff as soon as tonight. Here is how they can achieve it as well as some notes from the morning skate in Tampa. 

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Capitals Daily Report: New Defensive Lines

Photo: @Capitals Kevin Shattenkirk‘s two game suspension is over. As a result, there’s been a heated debate among Caps Nation on which blueliner should be scratched. Today, Barry Trotz made his decision. Oh yeah, and there’s also a game tonight. … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Burakovsky Skates With Team

Photo: @Dougherty_jesse On a day in the DMV where schools were closed and most outdoor sports practices were cancelled, the Capitals were hard at work this morning at Kettler. The team held a morning skate in advance of tonight’s battle … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Surviving the Shark Tank

Photo: Kelly L. Cox/USA Today Sports The Capitals begin their western road trip tonight in San Jose, California, when they take on the Western Conference champions Sharks at SAP Center. Puck drop for those of us in the DC area … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Protecting Home Ice

The Capitals held an optional skate ahead of their Thursday night battle with the Devils. Tonight, Kevin Shattenkirk will make his Verizon Center debut. Puck drop is at 7 PM on CSN. 

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Capitals Daily Report: Time to Get Philthy

The Capitals and Flyers will do battle tonight in front of a national television audience on NBCSN’s Wednesday Night Rivalry. Puck drop is 8 PM. The Caps held a morning skate at Wells Fargo Center this morning to prepare for … Continue reading

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Capitals Daily Report: Caps Prepare for Ducks Before a Packed Kettler

The Capitals took to the ice at Kettler for an optional skate this morning to prepare for their final game before the bye week. Tonight, the Capitals host the Ducks at Verizon Center with puck drop at 7:30 PM. 

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Capitals Daily Report: Caps Hold Optional Skate Prior to Red Wings Game

The Capitals host the Red Wings tonight with puck drop at 7 PM. This morning, Washington held an optional skate to get ready for tonight’s contest. 

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