Tag Archives: Todd Reirden

Todd Reirden On Michal Kempny Injury: “He’s Going To Miss Some Time”

Photo: NBC Sports Washington Washington Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny left during the second period of the team’s 5-4 overtime loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday night with a lower-body injury after Lightning forward Cedric Paquette took him down … Continue reading

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New Guys Carl Hagelin, Nick Jensen Pushing Pace Of Practice

The Washington Capitals held practice Monday morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex, a day after completing the New York weekend sweep over the Islanders and Rangers. With the weekend sweep, the Capitals returned to the top of the Metropolitan Division, two … Continue reading

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Capitals @ Islanders – Inside The Numbers: The Student Outlasts the Teacher

Photo by Al Bello/Getty Image We’ve seen this act before. In the second game of a back-to-back set, come out of the gates hard and fast, try to get the game’s first goal, then settle back in the defensive zone, … Continue reading

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A Confusing Morning In Toronto: Capitals Coach Todd Reirden Comments On This Morning’s Roster Moves

Capitals head coach Todd Reirden met with the media this morning following Capitals practice. Reirden clarified this mornings roster/management moves. “Right now there’s a lot of movement going on, especially for teams that are salary cap strapped like we are”, … Continue reading

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Capitals To Donate Stanley Cup Ring to Hockey Hall Of Fame On Wednesday

Hockey Hall of Fame Vice President and Curator, Phil Pritchard and defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals Head Coach Todd Reirden will add a 2018 Stanley Cup ring to a special display at the Hockey Hall of Fame.

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Defensive Disappointment: The Capitals’ Defensive Struggles This Season Uncharacteristic Under Todd Reirden

Photo: NHL Heading into this season, there was a mixture of both uncertainty and assurance when it came to the Capitals’ coaching staff, specifically first-year Head Coach Todd Reirden. With an all-but identical roster to the one that captured the … Continue reading

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Todd Reirden: The Best Possible Job At The Worst Possible Time [Readers Poll]

In many ways, Washington Capitals’ rookie Head Coach Todd Reirden was faced with a no-win situation this season. Do anything less than win a Stanley Cup, and the red-clad torch-wielding villagers will surely take to the town square. If Reirden wins … Continue reading

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I’m Not Worried, You’re Worried.

 Ok, ok, let’s all just take a step back, have a nice deep breath and remember that this team won the Stanley Cup last year. Or have you forgot? 

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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

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NoVa Caps Mailbag: Trotz vs. Reirden, Balancing Common Sense and Justified Concern, Perspective On The Capitals

Maybe during a five-game losing streak wasn’t the best time to check in on the Nova Caps mailbag. It is overflowing with angst, worry, and distress. You know, like the good ol’ pre-Stanley Cup days. Is the honeymoon over, the … Continue reading

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