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Capitals Injury Update: Brooks Laich Will Not Travel With Team. Tom Wilson Sent to Rehab Assignment in AHL

The Washington Capitals made a few decisions on two injuries players as the team heads out west for a three game road trip through Canada. Jason Brough from Pro Hockey Talk reported that Brooks Laich will not join the team on the road trip. Brough also reported that forward Tom Wilson will be sent down to AHL Hershey for practice and two games.#476994865 / gettyimages.comBrooks...
Via Sports Injury Alert
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Capitals re-assign Tom Wilson to Hershey Bears

Photo cred: nhl.com The Washington Capitals have announced that forward Tom Wilson has been sent down to the Hershey Bears for a rehab assignment. Wilson has missed all five of the Capitals’ games this season with an ankle injury he sustained in the off-season. This week, Wilson is expected to practice with the Hershey Bears and then play Friday and Saturday night. If ready, the...
Via DC Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Caps assign Tom Wilson to Hershey, Jay Beagle returns

The Washington Capitals have assigned F Tom Wilson to AHL affiliate Hershey Bears.   Wilson has not played in the first five games this season due to rehabilitation of a broken fibula that led to surgery during the off-season. Wilson will debut in Chocolatetown this weekend.  He will likely play a few rehabilitation and conditioning games in the AHL before getting the recall to...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tom Wilson teaches Latta and O’Brien to fight

Even though Tom Wilson won’t be back on the ice for a few more weeks, he is still helping some of the younger players. Yesterday after the Capitals’ practice, Wilson took Latta and O’Brien over to the boards to teach them some fighting techniques. Both Latta and O’Brien have already been in a fight this season and neither of them had a good outing. Watch Tom Wilson’s fighting...
Via DC Sports-Kings
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Caps Finalizing the 2014 roster

The Washington Capitals are finalizing their 2014 roster.  There were a few moves today. First, Washington has released D Steve Oleksy.  Oleksy has been with the capitals system since the 2012-13 season.  Olesky played in four preseason games.  During that time, Oleksy appeared in 61 games for the Caps blue line.  He scored 3 goals and added 8 assists over those 61 games. In...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Capitals Injury Update: Tom Wilson unsure when he will return

The Washington Capitals are missing Tom Wilson from training camp. He suffered a broken fibula in his left leg over the summer and had surgery to repair it. He will probably miss all of preseason but aims to be back at some point in the near future.#482915477 / gettyimages.comWilson has recently started skating but has not taken any practices with his teammates. He is taking his...
Via Sports Injury Alert
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Wings CEO Tom Wilson beings the ‘transformative’ talk in earnest ahead of Wings rink groundbreaking

So the Red Wings' rink-groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday (1:30 PM) will be streamed online on FoxSportsDetroit.com, I know that all of the TV, radio and print/web outlets that are able to attend will report on it, and of course there's the "Block Party" scheduled to take place that evening and going into this upcoming weekend... But what we're most likely...
Via Kukla's Korner
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Wilson weighs in on Wings’ rink project, as do Duggan, Snyder; there’s a sticky wicket, too

I would generally just update the afternoon rink post to keep things in one place (see: Sunday morning's post about the rink proposal and the overnight report regarding the balance of the "District Detroit" project), but this trio of stories/interviews merit their own "update" entry. First, Olympia Entertainment CEO Tom Wilson spoke with Detroit Sports 105...
Via Kukla's Korner
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals Injury Update: Tom Wilson suffers ankle injury

Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson suffered an ankle injury from a fall that happened a few weeks ago. The details regarding the dynamic of the injury have not been specified thus far. However, it is possible that he could miss part of training camp to allow for recovery, according to Jason Brough of NBC Sports.#168742210 / gettyimages.comIt remains unknown how Wilson managed...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Caps Top Fights of 2013-2014: Number 2

Tom Wilson vs. Lance Bouma.  October 3rd.  8:10 into the first period.  Caps down 1-0. Coming in at number three in the Caps Top Fights of 2013-2014 is big Tom Wilson. It was known at the beginning of the season that if anyone was going to drop the gloves and fight for the Caps, it […]
Via Capitals Outsider
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Caps’ Wilson now sidelined until after training camp begins

Forward Tom Wilson, who injured his ankle this offseason, is not expected to return to the ice until after training camp opens this September, a Capitals representative said Wednesday. According to the spokesman, doctors determined the expected timetable for Wilson’s recovery after evaluating him in Toronto, which included X-rays and MRIs on the injured ankle. No clarification...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Caps Top Fights of 2013-2014: Number 3

Tom Wilson vs. Rich Clune. December 7th. 16:30 into the first period. Capitals up 3-0.
Via Capitals Outsider
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals' Tom Wilson suffers ankle injury after fall

The Washington Capitals could be without hard-hitting forward Tom Wilson for training camp after the 20-year-old injured his ankle in a fall in Ontario. According to the team's Dump 'n Chase blog, the extent of the right-winger's injury will not be known until he is fully evaluated by doctors in Toronto, with the team's medical staff remaining in contact. That evaluation...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: Tom Wilson and Open House at Verizon Center!

The Caps held an open house at Verizon Center on Wednesday, inviting fans in to shop for season tickets, talk hockey with Capitals assistant general manager Don Fishman, and to meet forward Tom Wilson.
Via Capitals Outsider
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Capitals Tom Wilson destroys Isles Mike Halmo

As the season winds down in the NHL, the one thing that fans in Washington D.C. have learned is that Tom Wilson will fight anyone at anytime. Last night against the Islanders was no different. After laying down a heavy hit, Islanders Mike Halmo took exception and came to his teammates defense. Tom Wilson isn’t a small guy, Halmo however skated into a huge mismatch. One can only...
Via DC Sports-Kings
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Wilson Vs. Mike Halmo

Don't mess with Tom WIlson.
Via Capitals Outsider
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Devils’ Patrik Elias Checked Into Stanchion By Capitals’ Tom Wilson (GIF)

A scary scene developed in New Jersey on Friday night when Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson checked Devils forward Patrik Elias into the stanchion between the benches. Elias immediately left the game and didn’t return for the second period. There is no status on his condition at this time. Elias looks unsteady as he coasts off ice and then heads off to locker room.— Tom...
Via NESN.com
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape: Tom Wilson vs. Kyle Clifford

Clifford and Wilson duke it out after Clifford's rude comment
Via Capitals Outsider
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Wilson starting to show skill to go with grit for Washington Capitals

In the middle of the second period of Friday night’s game against Vancouver, a play unfolded that showcased the potential the Washington Capitals have seen in Tom Wilson since they drafted him 16th overall in 2012. The 19-year-old finished a heavy, clean check on Canucks instigator Tom Sestito in the neutral zone and then turned up ice for a rush with his linemates. Wilson accelerated...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wilson’s Second Career Goal a Big One

Caps rookie Tom Wilson scored his second career goal in the Capitals' 4-2 win Thursday, his first since Nov. 5.
Via Capitals Outsider
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tom Wilson go toe-to-toe with Brandon Prust

After seven games of doing everything wrong, last night’s game against the Montreal Canadiens was a ton of things right for the Washington Capitals, and it all started with rookie Tom Wilson. With 18:11 to go in the first period, Wilson went toe-to-toe with Canadiens winger Brandon Prust, seemingly sparking the team later on in the game. The 6’4″ 210 lbs rookie from Toronto...
Via DC Sports-Kings
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Young Capitals Fan Throws Steve Ott Out of Faceoff, Knocks Out Tom Wilson During Make-A-Wish Weekend (Videos)

The Washington Capitals opened their doors to Braden Neinaber over the weekend, providing the 8-year-old with an NHL experience he will never forget. Neinaber is a Saskatoon, Sask., native suffering from a rare disease called Langerhans cell histiocytosis. His hockey idol Capitals goalie and fellow Saskatchewan native Braden Holtby, so the The Children’s Wish Foundation of...
Via NESN.com
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Tom Wilson a Marked Man?

Are the refs zeroing in on Tom Wilson every time he steps on the ice?
Via Capitals Outsider
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

DMV: Tom Wilson’s Not So Tough

Eight-year-old got to skate with the Caps and KO Tom Wilson. [RMNB] For a look at Wilson’s true fight skills, see him vs. Toronto. [RMNB] Caps lost in the shootout to Buffalo, which isn’t good. [Japers' Rink] Ryan Miller made a ridiculous super-save in the process. [For The Win] Skins personnel man Morocco Brown is up for the Bucs GM job. [TWT] Kyle Shanahan interviewed for...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Tale of The Tape: Wilson vs. Ashton and Erskine vs. Orr

And….the winner is….in a unanimous decision…..TOM WILSON and JOHN ERSKINE.
Via Capitals Outsider
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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