CAPITALS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Improving the Little Details: What Areas Can the Capitals Fine-Tune In Order to Remain A Playoff Contender?

The Washington Capitals have been among the league’s best over the last 3 years.  While they have fallen short of their goal, they have produced a lot of wins in the Barry Trotz era. While the Capitals have scored many goals over the last couple of seasons, the Capitals are a little weak in various areas of their overall team game.  While the Capitals do a lot of things very...
Via NoVa Caps
11 hours ago

With the Losses on the Blueline, John Carlson Must Step Up Next Season for the Caps

Nick Wass/Associated Press When the offseason started, the Capitals knew they would be losing some valuable members of their formidable group of defensemen, but in a span of two weeks, the Capitals lost Nate Schmidt, Karl Alzner, and Kevin Shattenkirk to the Expansion Draft (Schmidt) and free agency, respectively. With those players now gone, the Caps are looking within the organization...
Via NoVa Caps
17 hours ago

Capitals 2017-18 Prospect Preview: Christian Djoos

YOU CAN WATCH TARIK AND JILL'S FULL BREAKDOWN OF CHRISTIAN DJOOS IN THE VIDEO PLAYER ABOVE. As we skate toward the start of the 2017-18 NHL Regular
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
18 hours ago

Ovechkin's rival, countryman still hoping 'Great Eight' wins Stanley Cup

Alex Ovechkin has already cemented himself as one of the greatest goal-scorers in the history of hockey. But what continues to prevent him from really
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
19 hours ago

5 Burning Questions for the Bears

HERSHEY, PA – With all of the insanity swirling in Washington and Hershey during this off-season, many in the area are wondering how the Caps potential roster will impact Hershey in 2017-2018. Here are five big questions that are hopefully going to get a bit clearer once Training Camp ends if the Bears are going to bring home a 12th Calder Cup this season. 1 – How to fill the...
Via NoVa Caps
21 hours ago

Capitals 2017-18 Prospect Preview: Chandler Stephenson

As we skate toward the start of the 2017-18 NHL Regular Season, our CSN Capitals team of Jill Sorenson and Tarik El-Bashir detail and analyze
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
1 day ago

Caps Fan Needs Your Retweets

Back in May, the NHL announced that the Washington Capitals would be playing the Toronto Maple Leafs in the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium as part of their set of “Stadium Series” games. With any outdoor game, there generally comes a special hockey jersey worn by each team to commemorate the moment. The unveiling of the […]
Via Capitals Outsider
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wojtek Wolski Ready to Return from Broken Neck

“I never thought I’d say I got lucky breaking my neck.” Those were the words spoken by Wojtek Wolski shortly after a freak on-ice incident early in the 2016-17 KHL season left him suffering from a number of severe injuries. In particular, the Zabrze, Poland, native sustained two fractured cervical vertebrae, a concussion, and spinal cord trauma during what appeared to be a...
Via The Hockey Writers
2 days ago

T.J. Oshie Wins Yvon Labre Award

The Caps Fan Club tallied the votes and T.J. Oshie was this year's fan favorite.
Via Capitals Outsider
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Captain Garrett Mitchell Returns to Hershey

Hershey Bears Garrett Mitchell signed a one-year AHL contract Monday, which means their captain will return for his seventh season with the Bears.
Via Capitals Outsider
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Ovechkin’s wedding reception featured shirtless dancing, Russian ballet dancers and a huge cake

Alex Ovechkin knows how to throw a good party. The Washington Capitals forward married Anastasia Shubskaya last year, but he threw a memorable reception this weekend in Moscow which featured shirtless dancing, the song “Rasputin” by Boney M, some Russian ballet dancers and one enormous cake.Let’s start with the highlight – Ovechkin ditching his shirt and dancing to some Boney...
Via The Comeback
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Marcus Johansson caught off guard by trade to Devils

Via Associated Press
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Capitals went all in, paying for missed chance at Stanley Cup

The Washington Capitals were one of the clear favorites to win the Stanley Cup last season after acquiring Kevin Shattenkirk in a trade with the St. Louis Blues just before the trade deadline. The move was the final sign indicating the Capitals were going all in on the year, willing to sacrifice their future for the chance of winning now. As we all know, the Capitals didn’t achieve...
Via The Comeback
24 days ago  |  Discuss
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