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Christian Djoos To Return To Capitals’ Lineup Against Devils

Defenseman Christian Djoos will suit up for the first time since February 23 when the Washington Capitals visit the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night at 7:30 PM ET (can be seen on NBC Sports Washington or NBCSN nationally). He … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Chandler Stephenson Moves To Center Against Sharks

Photo: @Capitals Forward Chandler Stephenson will get a shot at playing center, his natural position, when the Washington Capitals take on the San Jose Sharks tonight. He will center a line with forwards Devante Smith-Pelly and Dmitrij Jaskin. Action from … Continue reading

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Capitals Make Line Changes Again Ahead Of Game vs. Kings

Goaltender Pheonix Copley will start in net when the Washington Capitals host the Los Angeles Kings tonight, meaning that Braden Holtby will start at the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday, when the team begins a season-long six-game road trip. More … Continue reading

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Christian Djoos To Return For Capitals vs. Panthers on Saturday

After spending the past two games with the AHL’s Hershey Bears on a conditioning stint, defenseman Christian Djoos will return to the lineup for the Washington Capitals when they host the Florida Panthers on Saturday night (7 PM on NBC … Continue reading

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Capitals Recall Christian Djoos From Conditioning Stint in Hershey

Photo: NBC Sports Washington The Washington Capitals announced on Friday morning that they have recalled defenseman Christian Djoos up from the AHL’s Hershey Bears. He played the last two games for Hershey on a conditioning stint after he missed 23 … Continue reading

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Capitals Make Line Changes Ahead of Thursday’s Tilt vs. Avalanche, Pheonix Copley To Start in Goal

Defenseman Madison Bowey, center Travis Boyd, and forward Chandler Stephenson will each draw back into the lineup for the Washington Capitals‘ game against the Colorado Avalanche at Capital One Arena on Thursday night (7 PM on NBC Sports Washington). Defenseman … Continue reading

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Chandler Stephenson To Take Alex Ovechkin’s Spot On Top Line Against Flames

Forward Chandler Stephenson will play in captain Alex Ovechkin‘s spot on the top line with center Nicklas Backstrom and forward T.J. Oshie and forward Dmitrij Jaskin will return after being a healthy scratch in the Washington Capitals’ last game, a … Continue reading

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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Holds Press Conference At NHL All-Star Weekend in San Jose

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman held his annual press conference for the 2019 NHL All-Star Weekend at SAP Center in San Jose, home of the Sharks, on Friday afternoon. Below you can find a recap of all of the news that was … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Will Serve Suspension For Skipping All-Star Game on February 1 vs. Flames

Photo: NBC Sports Washington After the Washington Capitals’ 7-6 overtime loss to the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night, captain Alex Ovechkin, who scored a hat trick and notched four points in the loss, told the media that he will … Continue reading

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With Christian Djoos Close To Return, What Should the Capitals Do? (Readers’ Poll)

Photo: @Capitals For the past few months, the Capitals’ defensive corps has remained largely the same, with only the return of veteran Brooks Orpik from and loss of young rearguard Christian Djoos to injury, as well as the insertion of … Continue reading

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