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Injury to Burakovsky allows Capitals to evaluate depth

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) If there was ever a good time for the Washington Capitals to go through an injury, it's now. That's not a knock on Andre Burakovsky, who was a point-a-game player the last 14 games before a hand injury sidelined him until mid-to-late March. But without the 22-year-old forward, the Capitals get a chance to see what they have in youngsters like Zach Sanford,...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Capitals' Andre Burakovsky skates with cast on injured hand

Injured Andre Burakovsky skated around at Kettler Capitals Iceplex today with a cast on his hand. He used it sparingly, mostly holding his stick with
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
8 days ago

Capitals' Andre Burakovsky skates in cast before practice

Just about everything was going right for the Caps as they entered the bye week. Everything, that is, but an injury to Andre Burakovsky. Burakovsky suffered
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
8 days ago

Prospect report: Does Zach Sanford or Jakub Vrana replace Andre Burakovsky?

Hershey update: 25-14-8-3, 5th in the Atlantic Division. Last week: 1-1-1-0 It was a weekend Zach Sanford is not likely to forget. Not only did he
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
9 days ago

Andre Burakovsky’s Uber mistake leads to ride of Capitals fan's life

Washington Capitals fans are hoping Andre Burakovsky makes more of these off-ice mistakes around town.The Washington Capitals winger made some new friends Sunday in his adopted city when he mistakenly entered a car he thought was his Uber ride, according to The Washington Post’s Scott Allen. Yet, Burakovsky reached home safely thanks to two Capitals fans who went out of their way...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Capitals’ Andre Burakovsky jumps in random car he mistaken for Uber

Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky was headed to Top Golf in Alexandria, Va. on Sunday night. So he ordered an Uber and hopped in the car. Unfortunately, it was not the Uber car he ordered. Instead it was the car of Emmanuel, who was not an Uber driver. Fortunately, Emmanuel is a Capitals fan and with no hesitation was willing to take Burakovsky to his destination. Only charge was...
Via KCM Sports
12 days ago

Caps F Burakovsky to miss at least month with injured hand

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) Washington Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky is expected to miss at least a month with an injured right hand. Capitals coach Barry Trotz said at practice on Friday that Burakovsy will not need surgery but will be out until mid- to late-March. The NHL playoffs begin on April 12. Burakovsky was hurt when he was hit by the puck while blocking a shot in the first...
Via Associated Press
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Burakovsky Goal Gives Capitals Early Lead Over Bruins (Video)

The Boston Bruins took on arguably the most dangerous player in hockey Tuesday night in Alex Ovechkin, but it was Andre Burakovsky who did the damage early at TD Garden. The 20-year-old Swedish forward put the Washington Capitals on the board first with a nifty goal snuck past Boston goaltender Tuukka Rask. NESN’s Jack Edwards and Andy Brickley broke down the play in the Berkshire...
Via NESN.com
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: T.J. Oshie nearly decapitated his teammate

T.J. Oshie has gotten off to a great start with the Capitals, but things almost took a bad turn when he nearly decapitated Andre Burakovsky. Oshie’s stick was trailing behind him, and his arm got caught up in Burakovsky as he passed. Pretty scary moment as Burakovsky’s head whipped back and hit the ice. Thankfully, there were no injuries on the play and the two joked about...
Via Puck Drunk Love
October 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Caps reassign Andre Burakovsky to Hershey

As expected, the Washington Capitals have reassigned 19 year-old rookie Andre Burakovsky to the AHL Hershey Bears.  Burakovsky has been a recent healthy scratch for several games and the Capitals would rather have him playing and getting ice time with the Bears. Burakovsky made the Capitals roster right out of training camp after putting together impressive rookie camp, training...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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