6 hrs ago
Buffalo Sabres Announce Preseason Schedule
Sep 25, 2013; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Sabres goalie Jhonas Enroth makes a save on Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Craig during the second period at First Niagara Center.
10 hrs ago
Mailbag: Capitals Defensive Pairings, Analytics and Evaluation and More
Cobbling together a blueline, thoughts on the Metro, analytics and player valuation, what to serve Ovechkin and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer."
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Pittsburgh Penguins GM Jim Rutherford Shouldn't Wilt To Nick Spaling's Asking Price
Sep 25, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Nashville Predators center Nick Spaling skates with the puck against the Washington Capitals at Verizon Center.
Barry Trotz and the Rubik's Cube that is the Capitals' Forward Corps
It's August and all hockey eyes have turned to lineup construction. Free agency has slowed, as the last handful of unsigned players wonder where they're going to end up, the trade landscape is largely barren and so on.
The Biggest Questions for the Remainder of Washington Capitals' 2014 Offseason
Since the 2013-14 edition of the Washington Capitals failed to make the postseason for the first time since the 2006-07 campaign, it was pretty clear big changes would be in store for owner Ted But despite the high-profile signings, there are a number of questions confronting the Caps in the final weeks before training camp begins.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Post Game
Australian Hockey Player -- Inspired By 'Mighty Ducks' -- Is On Brink Of NHL
Gordon Bombay and his motley crew of a hockey team called the Mighty Ducks entertained many children in the 90s.
The Washington Post
Trotz talks Caps lineup construction
The in-house option for second-line center became the only option after the Capitals let Mikhail Grabovski leave during free agency and exited July 1 with roughly $1.1 million in available cap space, so general manager Brian MacLellan and Coach Barry Trotz looked harder within.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Rat Trick
Links: Kasperi Kapanen, Nick Spaling, Oscar Dansk
After seeing the success of his fellow young countryman, Olli Maatta, Kasperi Kapanen has his eyes set on making an early impact with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Capitalsa Ward brings unique outlook on Trotz
Joel Ward's fourth head coach in four seasons happens to be an old friend, so when the forward arrived at the team's practice facility for its annual offseason blood drive on Saturday afternoon, he came as the unofficial liaison for Barry Trotz, the player who best knows what makes the new bench boss tick.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Deschamps agrees to terms with Finnish squad
Nicolas Deschamps has decided to sign a one-year contract with the Finnish league's Oulu Karpat, per the league's website .
The Globe and Mail
James Reimer agrees to two-year deal with Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer celebrates after saving a shot from Washington Capitals' Troy Brouwer to win during shootout NHL action in Toronto on Saturday November 23, 2013.
Joel Ward Bobblehead Delayed
Well Caps, fans it's happened again. We are sad to announce that the Joel Ward bobblehead that you were promised to receive this weekend will be delayed, just as the Nicklas Backstrom bobble was last drive.
On GMs and Agents: When it's personal, it's unproductive
Player agents have many tasks. Deciding which teams their clients should consider based on whether the GM is nice shouldn't be one of them.
The Washington Post
Capitals sign Nathan Walker to three-year, entry-level deal
Nathan Walker, the first Australian selected in the NHL draft and a mini-celebrity back home, has signed a three-year, entry-level deal with the Washington Capitals, the team announced Friday.
Los Angeles Kings Should Avoid a Dustin Penner Reunion
Dustin Penner was a fan favorite during his time with the Los Angeles Kings as despite his regular season struggles he was a clutch playoff performer.
PHT Morning Skate: Trotz preaches importance of keeping coaches on same page
PHT's Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what's happening and what we'll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Which Caps 'D' Should Run PP?
For all that went wrong for the Washington Capitals last season, the power play was once again a source of strength.
Predicting Washington Capitals' Best Player at Each Position in 5 Years
As of now, the Washington Capitals have a total of seven players signed for at least the next three seasons, according to CapGeek.com .
Ranking the Washington Capitals' Top 10 Prospects
Late in 2013-14, Washington Capitals fans were given a glimpse of one of their team's brightest prospects, as Evgeny Kuznetsov made his long-awaited NHL debut after many fruitful seasons in the KHL.