12 hrs ago
Caps Top Fights of 2013-2014: Number 1
Joe Beninati couldn't have been more right when John Erskine and Colton Orr squared off immediately after Tom Wilson fought Carter Ashton.
16 hrs ago
Caps Questions: What Would Make for a Successful 2014-15?
For the first time since 2007, the Washington Capitals will enter a season having missed the playoffs the year before.
19 hrs ago
New Caps regime plans to keep Ovechkin at RW
The Washington Capitals seem open-minded about eventually moving Alex Ovechkin back to his original spot at left wing, but for now they're sticking with former head coach Adam Oates' decision to keep him on the right side.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Mile High Sticking
NHL News and Articles: Ovechkin's Break-Up, Biz Nasty, More
Apr 13, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Capitals right wing Alex Ovechkin shoots the puck between his legs on Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Anders Lindback during a shootout at Verizon Center.
You Gotta See this Alex Ovechkin fan shapes beard into No. 8
Unfortunately for him, Alexander Ovechkin and the Capitals didn't qualify for the playoffs last season.
Flyers get 16 national TV games in 2014-15
The Flyers will get among the most national TV exposure of any team in the National Hockey League in the 2014-15 season.
Mike Green, Dmitry Orlov and "Struggles"
Amid the seemingly endless talk regarding the possibility that the Caps might trade Mike Green this summer - talk that has somehow morphed from "gee, the Caps sure do have a lot of NHL-caliber defensemen who get paid commensurately" and "Green would be a fit in Detroit" to an Internet fait accompli , despite no real reason to think the Caps have ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Power Ranking Washington Capitals' Top 6 Forwards for 2014-15 Season
With the hiring of longtime Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz, the Washington Capitals are sure to play a more defensive brand of hockey in 2014-15.
30 Thoughts: NHL defencemen cash in on free agency
Former Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman Brooks Orpik signed a five-year, $27.5-million US deal with the Washington Capitals this off-season.
It's off! Ovechkin's tennis-playing fiance abruptly walks
Russia's Maria Kirilenko celebrates after winning against USA's Bethanie Mattek-Sands during a French tennis Open round of 16 match at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris on June 3, 2013.
Washington Capitals: The Price of a Top-Four Defenseman
While trade rumors around Mike Green continue to swirl, a look at history tells us that trading someone like him may not yield as much as some people might hope.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Blackhawks talk up 2015 Winter Classic
Between the 2009 Winter Classic and last year's Stadium Series win against the Pittsburgh Penguins, one can call the Chicago Blackhawks borderline "veterans" of outdoor games.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Caps Red Rockers Auditions
Scores of hopeful, enthusiastic young ladies came out Saturday to audition for the Washington Capitals Red Rocker elite spirit squad.
Blackhawks Dump & Chase- Saturday Convention Day
Oct 1, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Members of the Chicago Blackhawks watch as the 2013 Stanley Cup championship banner is raised to the rafters before the game against the Washington Capitals at the United Center.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Stevens Point Pointers Change Logo, No Longer Looks Like Capitals
Between 2010 and 2014, the Stevens Point Pointers hockey team, from the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point , wore jerseys with a very familiar-looking logo, on both their home and away jerseys.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Hunter spent 14 years as an NHL assistant, most recently with the Washington Capitals in 2013.
Mailbag: New D's, Prospect Development, Wilson's Fists and More
We're still talking Niskanen, Orpik and Niskanen/Orpik, as well as prospect development, Tom Wilson's truculence and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer."
The Washington Post
Alzner: Signings a hugea for Capitals
Because it's the middle of July, and because this is roughly the time when the NHL collectively packs its suitcases and heads on vacation, and because the Washington Capitals spent more money during free agency than any other team this offseason, and because they also hired a new coach and new general manager several months back, we find ourselves ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Washington Post
Trotz, coaches talk a oeCapitals waya oe
The moment Capitals development camp broke, Coach Barry Trotz boarded a northbound plane to attend a reunion celebrating the two-decade anniversary of the AHL's Portland Pirates winning the Calder Cup.
Caps Top Fights of 2013-2014: Number 2
It was known at the beginning of the season that if anyone was going to drop the gloves and fight for the Caps, it was going to be the rookie Tom Wilson.