Is Tom Wilson ready to be a regular for Capitals?
Tom Wilson got his first taste of the NHL in the Stanley Cup playoffs. But that doesn't necessarily mean he's a shoo-in to make the Washington Capitals' 2013-14 opening night roster.
Wed May 15, 2013
Capitals notes: Mike Ribeiro seeks 4-5 years in next contract
The Washington Capitals searched for a second-line center for the past few years.
Tue May 14, 2013
Another Game 7 Loss Stings Capitals
The scars of past postseason disappointments that line the skin of the Washington Capitals barely have enough time to fade before another open wound forms and begins to fester.
Mon May 13, 2013
Referees play no role in Capitals' Game 7 breakdown
Nick WassAP Capitals goalie Braden Holtby allowed a first-period goal to Rangers' Michael Del Zotto in the second period of New York's Game 7 win Monday.
Caps defenseman Mike Green retaliates after attempted slew foot
The Capitals were upset with a lot of calls on Sunday in a 1-0 loss to the New York Rangers.
Sun May 12, 2013
Capitals break down in New York, Rangers force Game 7
Playoff success never is a tidy matter for the Washington Capitals. Regardless of seeding, venue or series advantage, their history is marked by struggle and, ultimately, disappointment this time of year.
Sat May 11, 2013
Tom Wilson's Limited but Encouraging Debut
Tom Wilson didn't see much ice in his NHL debut, but when he did get off the bench he seemed to come as advertised.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Capitals Take 3-2 Series Lead Over Rangers
If there was no glass around the dasher boards, Mike Ribeiro might have run all the way into the stands.
A debut for Caps rookie Tom Wilson
It is not a dream anymore. Capitals rookie forward Tom Wilson , in the OHL playing junior hockey two weeks ago and in the AHL as recently as Wednesday, will make his NHL debut tonight in the Stanley Cup playoffs.
The Washington Post
Wilson set for NHL debut
With Martin Erat sidelined indefinitely by an injured left wrist or forearm, the Capitals shifted their forward lineup and were in need of a fourth-line right wing to play with Matt Hendricks and Jay Beagle.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Washington Post
Patience key for Caps against Lundqvist
This nod by the league's general managers, who vote for the Vezina, is the fifth time the 31-year-old has been one of the three top vote-getters for the award.
Mon May 06, 2013
NHL playoffs 2013: John Erskine returns to Game 3
John Erskine left Game 3 with an undisclosed injury after the Capitals defenseman took a big hit from Rangers captain Ryan Callahan late in the first period.
2013 Stanley Cup playoffs: Eric Fehr growing as two-way threat for Capitals
Eric Fehr made his hockey career out of scoring goals, more so than lying down to put his body in front of pucks.
Fri May 03, 2013
2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Capitals' system built to last
Few expected the drastic difference in the 2011-12 Washington Capitals from game 82 of the regular season to Game 1 of the playoffs against the Boston Bruins .
Thu May 02, 2013
Caps begin playoff push in prime shape
Matt Hendricks of the Washington Capitals drives with the puck in a game against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden in March.
Wed May 01, 2013
Capitals Playoffs 2013: Joel Ward's Game 1 status unclear
Joel Ward has been dealing with a bruised left knee for almost a month, and it remained uncertain Wednesday if the injury will keep the Washington Capitals right wing out for Game 1 against the New York Rangers on Thursday night.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
The Washington Post
'Glad it worked': After move to right wing, Capitals captain Ovechkin regains scoring touch
Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, of Russia, skates during NHL hockey practice at the Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va., Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Caps Fans Prepare to Rock the Red in the Playoffs
During the 2013 Stanley Cup quarterfinal round between the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers, Capitals fans are invited to participate in several activities to kick off the postseason.
Capitals have 'a little extra fire' for Rangers
That was 1997-98, when the Capitals advanced to the Stanley Cup finals for the first time, when Oates the player had six goals and 11 assists in the postseason.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Healthy Mike Green showing his stuff for Capitals
Rob Carr/Getty Images Since Mike Green returned from injury, the defenseman has tallied 10 goals and nine assists as the Capitals ended the regular season on a 15-2-2 run.