Tag Archives: Nicklas Backstrom

Report: Alex Ovechkin Is Joining Nicklas Backstrom In Negotiating His New Contract By Himself, With No Representation

Hockey insider Pierre LeBrun confirmed during the most recent edition of Insider Trading on TSN that Alex Ovechkin is currently in talks with the Washington Capitals about an extension, and is doing so all by himself. He is negotiating the … Continue reading

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Review Of Washington Capitals Injuries From the 2019-20 Regular Season

Fortunately for the Washington Capitals, they were the healthiest team in the NHL last season when it comes to total man-games lost. Unfortunately for the Capitals the healthy season and opportunity was ultimately squandered in the postseason. Here is our … Continue reading

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After Puck Drop— Braden Holtby on Possibility of Having Played Final Game with the Capitals: “Certainly A Chance It Is, But Who Knows”

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals‘ elimination on Thursday night was a punch in the gut. There is no doubt fans were feeling a range of emotions— disappointment, frustration, and dejection. The 4-0 loss in Game 5 in the first round … Continue reading

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Nicklas Backstrom Will Play In Game 5, Martin Fehervary Out: Lineups For Game 5

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals have taken to the ice for warmups and line rushes at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto. Prior to taking the ice, the team announced that Nicklas Backstrom will return to the lineup tonight.

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Nicklas Backstrom Is A Game-Time Decision, Martin Fehervary Is Out For Game 5

 Washington Capitals’ head coach Todd Reirden met with the media this afternoon following the team’s game-day morning skate at the Ford Performance Centre in Toronto. Reirden provided an update on the Capitals current injuries.

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Capitals’ Head Coach Todd Reirden: “We Knew Coming Into The Tournament We Could Have A Lot Of This”

Washington Capitals head coach Todd Reirden told the media on Wednesday that being without center Nicklas Backstrom, who has missed the past three games due to an undisclosed injury suffered in Game 1 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series … Continue reading

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Brian Pinho In, Boyd, Backstrom Out: Capitals Lines For Game 4

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals have taken the ice for pregame warmups for Game 4 at Scotiabank Arena. Todd Reirden has released his starting lines and defensive pairs for the game:

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Nicklas Backstrom Will Not Play In Game 4 of First Round Series With The Islanders

The Washington Capitals have taken the ice for pregame warmups Tuesday night at Scotiabank Arena. However, Nicklas Backstrom did not participate in warmups and will miss Game 4 of the series.

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Nicklas Backstrom Practiced This Morning, Will Be A Game Time Decision; Martin Fehervary Will Not Play

For the first time this postseason the Washington Capitals held a game-day morning skate Tuesday morning at the Ford Performance Centre in Toronto. Capitals’ head coach Todd Reirden met with the media following the skate.

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Reirden: “It’s Going To Be Our Best Effort Of The Year Tomorrow … I Believe In Them”

The Washington Capitals held a partial practice on Monday following their 2-1 overtime loss to the New York Islanders Sunday afternoon. Head coach Todd Reirden met with the media early Monday afternoon following the practice.

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