Tag Archives: Morning Skate

Christian Djoos Practices In No-Contact Jersey; Capitals To Make Decision on When Alex Ovechkin Will Serve Suspension Wednesday

Defenseman Christian Djoos, who has missed the past 18 games after undergoing thigh surgery on December 14, practiced with his teammates for the first time but wore a light blue no-contact jersey at the Washington Capitals‘ morning skate prior to … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Injuries, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Pheonix Copley Gets The Start Against His Former Team; Andre Burakovsky, Madison Bowey Draw Back Into Lineup

Goaltender Pheonix Copley, who is 10-2-3 with a save percentage of .916, a goals-against average of 2.56, and one shutout this season, will start against his former team for the first time when the Washington Capitals host the St. Louis Blues … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Injuries, Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Andre Burakovsky Will Be A Healthy Scratch Again For Capitals Tonight vs. Bruins

Photo: @Capitals Washington Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky, who has just one assist in his past 10 games, will be a healthy scratch for the team’s game at the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. Action from TD Garden will begin at … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Games, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Nic Dowd, Dmitrij Jaskin Get Back In The Lineup in St. Louis; Vladimir Tarasenko Game-Time Decision For Blues

Photo: @JoeBpXp The Washington Capitals and St. Louis Blues clash for the first time this season at Enterprise Center in the first game of the Capitals’ three-game road trip. Action from St. Louis can be seen on NBC Sports Washington … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Games, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Players, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Alex Ovechkin To Skip All-Star Game To Take Full Advantage Of Capitals’ Bye Week

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin will miss NHL All-Star Weekend in San Jose from January 26-27 to take full advantage of his team’s bye week, which will take place from January 24-31. Ovechkin, 33, was voted by the fans as … Continue reading

Posted in Games, News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Capitals’ Morning Skate News Roundup: Matt Niskanen Out Day-To-Day

Photo: @JoeBpXp The Washington Capitals skated at Canadian Tire Centre this morning prior to their game against the Ottawa Senators in Kanata, Ontario. Action from the Canadian capital city will be at 7 PM Eastern and can be seen on … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Defense, Injuries, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: Brooks Orpik Continues To Get Closer Towards Return, Nic Dowd Draws Out

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex prior to their game against the Carolina Hurricanes tonight. Action from Capital One Arena can be seen on NBC Sports Washington beginning at 7 PM Eastern. Here are all … Continue reading

Posted in Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: Burakovsky and Stephenson Draw Back In

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Friday morning prior to their game against the Buffalo Sabres tonight. Action from Capital One Arena can be seen on NBC Sports Washington or NBCSN for those outside … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Capitals Morning Skate News Roundup: Brooks Orpik Gets Back On The Ice For The First Time

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex on Wednesday prior to their game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Capital One Arena tonight, which can be seen on NBC Sports Network beginning at 8 PM. Here is … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Report, Games, Injuries, Lineups, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Capitals Practice News Roundup: Tom Wilson Continues To Take Steps

The Washington Capitals held a morning skate at MedStar Capitals Iceplex prior to their game against the Detroit Red Wings. Puck drop from Capital One Arena can be seen on NBC Sports Washington or NBCSN starting at 7:30 PM. Here are … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Lineups, Morning Skate, News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment