2 hrs ago
Blackhawks Dump & Chase- 3 Day Weekend Ahead
Oct 1, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; A general view as fans hold glow sticks during a pregame ceremony raising the 2013 Stanley Cup championship banner to the rafters before the game between the Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals at the United Center.
3 hrs ago
Carolina Hurricanes Relocation to Las Vegas Rumor is Ridiculous
Apr 10, 2014; Raleigh, NC, USA; Carolina Hurricanes coach Kirk Muller looks on during the game against the Washington Capitals at PNC Arena.
3 hrs ago
Friday Caps Clips
Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Backstrom finally gets his silver medal, the Caps are both poorly managed and fascinating and more.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Stanley Cup of Chowder
We love Alex Ovechkin. We also hate Alex Ovechkin. #Enigma
Alex Ovechkin has been compared to Sidney Crosby for his entire NHL career, which sucks.
Caps' Backstrom receives Olympic silver medal
More than six months after the fact, Nicklas Backstrom has finally received the Olympic silver medal that he was ruled ineligible for back in February.
Mailbag: Grubauer, Fears, NASCAR and Face-Offs
Questions about the goalies, phobias, souring on the former coach, draws and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer."
Ranking the 10 Worst-Managed Teams in the NHL
Several NHL teams currently bear the dubious honor of being among the league's worst managed.
Defending Big D
Referee Review - Example 2
Stanley Cup Playoffs, Round 1, Game 6 Washington Capitals at Montreal Canadiens Montreal 4 - Washington 1 04/26/2010, Versus feed Referees: #9 Dan O'Rourke and #20 Tim Peel Note: Because I highly suspect there are some cumulative calls in this game, I'm going to transcribe my notes as directly as I can and not editorialize about them until those ... (more)
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Washington Post
Capsa Carlson excited about new regime
The new coaching staff was upstairs at Washington's practice facility, another morning preparing for the upcoming season.
Re-thinking Zone Starts
It's not as simple as "start offensive players in the offensive zone and defensive players in the defensive zone."
The Noon Countdown: Brouwer Power
Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look back at a big year for a secondary scorer ... Troy Brouwer 's career-high point total, set in 2013-14.
The Capitals' Top 25 Under 25: 2014-15, Part I
When Brian MacLellan took over as the Caps' general manager earlier in the summer, he inherited a cupboard full of young players that would appear to be on the rebound after some relatively lean years.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
5 Reasons to be Excited About the 2014-15 Capitals
The official start of the 2014-15 NHL season is Oct. 8, and we have the five reasons to be excited about the upcoming Washington Capitals' season.
Predicting the Statistical Leaders for the Washington Capitals in 2014-15
After arguably the franchise's most disappointing season of the last decade, the Washington Capitals enter the 2014-15 campaign in search of redemption.
How Many Goals Against Will the Caps Allow in 2014-15?
The team should be able to cut down on shots against, but may not be able to improve its save percentage... and that would be okay.
That Time When the Caps Played Musical Goalies
Let's try to change that. This is Throwback Tuesday... because who wants to wait 'til Thursday? If the Washington Capitals of the 1970s were some of the worst teams in NHL history, the 1970s Montreal Canadiens were among the League's best.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Noon Countdown: Close But No Cigar
Counting down the days until the 2014-15 season with a look at how the Caps fared in one-goal games in 2013-14 ...the number of one-goal games the Caps played in 2013-14, fourth-most in the League .
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Five For Howling
Is Martin Erat poised to have a bounce-back season?
With 29 days left until the 2014-15 NHL preseason begins, we take a look at last year's late addition who put up today's number in total points for the season.
Sunday Morning Power Rankings-Top 5 NHL story Lines
Jun 24, 2014; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Los Angeles Kings former player Luc Robitaille, left, poses with current Kings players Dustin Brown, center, and Anze Kopitar, and the Kings mascot "Bailey," while holding the Stanley Cup on the red carpet of the 2014 NHL Awards ceremony at Wynn Las Vegas.