Brouwer, 3rd line lead Capitals past Carolina 5-2

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Troy Brouwer scored two goals and the Washington Capitals routed the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 on Thursday night.
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brouwer and Johansson collide in bad way

The Washington Capitals are faced with a must win situation the rest of the season. If the team wins out, they may have an outside shot at a playoff berth. In tonight’s game against the St. Louis Blues, forwards Troy Brouwer and Marcus Johansson met between the blue line and center ice during the Capitals late first period power play. Let’s just say that Brouwer has a pretty...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Long Trip Ahead for Caps

"Yup," Karl Alzner said to the crowd of journalists as he speed walked to the Capitals locker room. "Make sure you write about Backy." The second part of that quote referred to Nicklas Backstrom letting the empty-netter slide in the net without his assistance, allowing Troy Brouwer to have his second goal of the evening.
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Ward, Brouwer lift Caps to 4-2 win

Joel Ward and Troy Brouwer accounted for three of the four Washington Capital goals as the Caps wrapped up their home stand with a 4-2 win over the Leafs.  Every game is becoming more and more critical and a 4-2 win today gave the Caps an important 2 standing points.  Washington now has 74 points, trailing the eighth place NY Ranger by just two points for the final playoff spot...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals 4, Maple Leafs 2

The Caps dominated the first period, grabbing a 3-0 lead on power-play goals by Troy Brouwer [19th] and Joel Ward [20th] and an even-strength goal by Jason Chimera [13th], but the Maple Leafs roared back, getting a late goal from Troy Bodie in the first period and another by captain Dion Phaneuf in the second to claw within 3-2. The Caps’ penalty killers were outstanding in the...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals scores three goals in third period to beat Coyotes

As the Washington Capitals gathered in their dressing room at Verizon Center during the second intermission Saturday night, what had already been an ugly week threatened to continue on. Trailing the Phoenix Coyotes by two, the Capitals were 20 minutes away from losing a fourth straight game when they decided to change their course. Washington charged back in the third period, recording...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Coyotes collapse in third period

WASHINGTON -- Troy Brouwer scored a power-play goal off a rebound to cap a rally from a two-goal deficit in the third period as the Washington Capitals beat the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 on Saturday night. After failing to score in the first 49 minutes against Mike Smith (30 saves), Washington tallied three times in a span of 5 minutes, 2 seconds. Carl Alzner started the surge with a goal...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Ovechkin scores go-ahead goal for Capitals

Alex Ovechkin scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and had two assists and Troy Brouwer had two power-play goals Thursday night, lifting the Washington Capitals to a 5-4 victory over the Florida Panthers. Nicklas Backstrom and Brooks Laich also tallied for the Capitals and Braden Holtby made 30 saves. Brad Boyes scored twice for Florida, and Drew Shore and Tomas Fleischmann...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers' comeback comes up short at home against Capitals

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Ovechkin scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and had two assists and Troy Brouwer had two power-play goals Thursday night, lifting the Washington Capitals to a 5-4 victory over the Florida Panthers. Nicklas Backstrom and Brooks Laich also tallied for the Capitals and Braden Holtby made 30 saves. Brad Boyes scored twice for Florida, and Drew Shore...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jackets look to avoid fourth straight loss

While the Washington Capitals have rebounded from their longest slide of the season, the Columbus Blue Jackets have yet to recover since their franchise-record winning streak came to an end. The visiting Capitals look for a third straight victory while trying to hand the Blue Jackets a fourth consecutive defeat Thursday night. Washington (24-21-8) has recorded 10 goals while winning...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

The Washington Capitals Sure Know How To Make A Holiday Jingle

With the holidays right around the corner, the Washington Capitals decided to spread some cheer with a marvelous Rock ‘n’ Roll take on Jingle Bells, and they certainly did not disappoint. Just when you thought athletes could never be rockstars, Troy Brouwer comes in wearing PJ’s and kills it on the fake bass. And of course… Nothing says Happy Holidays like this face: ...
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Ovechkin powers Caps to 6-5 win with a four goal night

THE GAME WAS OVER WHEN… Troy Brouwer buried a shootout goal under the bar on Ben Bishop to lift the Caps to a 6-5 shoutout win. Phillip Grubauer stopped Ondrej Palak to earn his first career shootout win in his first career shootout. Is Michal Neuvirth nervous? OUR GAME MVP… This is easy. His name is Alexander Ovechkin. Simply put, Alexander Ovechkin recorded a hat trick...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Caps down Preds 5-2

The Washington Capitals downed the Nashville Predators at the Verizon Center tonight 5-2 behind a three goal, first period. The Caps took a first period 3-0 lead and never looked back, improving overall to 15-12-2 on the season. Troy Brouwer notched the first Caps goal at the 6:44 mark of the opening period. Brouwer’s 6th marker of the season was a marker that came on net presence...
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December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Our Tale of the Tape: Troy Brouwer vs. PK Subban

P.K. Subban: Height – 6′ 0″, Weight – 217 lbs., 11 career NHL fights Troy Brouwer: Height – 6′ 3″, Weight – 213 lbs., 19 career NHL fights Verizon Center, November 22, 2013, 10:27 into the first period. Caps down 1-0 The bout started after Troy Brouwer finished a hard check on Andrei Markov. P.K. […]
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Adam Oates says Capitals’ second line needs to ‘work a little harder and smarter’

Twenty-two games into this season there continues to be one glaring absence at even strength for the Capitals on most nights: the second line. That unit featuring Troy Brouwer, Brooks Laich and a rotating cast of third players hasn’t been able to accomplish anything offensively at even strength. The two veteran wingers have combined for just five even-strength goals this year...
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

A Collector’s Review of the Troy Brouwer Bobblehead

Fans received a Troy Brouwer "Movember" bobblehead at the Verizon Center on Tuesday. Here's the Capitals Outsider review.
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November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

19,008 Mustached Troy Brouwer Bobbleheads Overrun Verizon Center

When the Caps' promotional schedule came out, it came as little surprise that Troy Brouwer was finally getting a bobblehead. What did come as a surprise, though, was that Brouwer's was outfitted especially for Movember, as he is the captain of that effort.
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November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Ovechkin Involved in Movember, Brouwer Is Captain

Alex Ovechkin joins up with Movember, along with Troy Brouwer who is the captain of the Caps' effort to change the face of men's health.
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November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Derek Stepan goes through concussion protocol after collision with Brouwer

Derek Stepan of the New York Rangers was shaken up after he had an open-ice collision with the Washington Capitals forward Troy Brouwer. The Capitals were breaking up ice with the puck in the opening minutes of the third period of Wednesday’s game when the collision occurred. Brouwer was cutting across the middle, while at the same time Stepan was backing up through the neutral...
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October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Video- Troy Brouwer Hit On Derek Stepan

No penalty on the play and Stepan did leave the game but did return.  
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October 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Capitals score 3 quick goals in 2nd, top Jets 4-2

Joel Ward, Alex Ovechkin and Troy Brouwer scored goals in less than four minutes of the second period, and the Washington Capitals snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night. With the score tied at 1, Ward took advantage of a power play and scored his first goal of the season at 10:06 of the second. Ovechkin added his sixth goal 3...
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October 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Alzner and Brouwer Swinging

Before they were off to sign autographs for fans at Six Flags on Tuesday, Karl Alzner and Troy Brouwer teamed up to ride the Skycoaster. Here is what they (likely) weren't saying.
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October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Brouwer, Backstrom Beautify a School

Caps Troy Brouwer, Nicklas Backstrom landscape and paint.
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August 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Adam French: Draft Spotlight : Potential Steals 2: The Wrath of Potential

People seemed to like my last article talking about players that are outside of the usual top-10 talk and even the first round entirely. “Steals” are found in every draft and sometimes they pan out and sometimes guys that nobody considers a steal becomes one in hindsight (Troy Brouwer fits that mold). Potential steals can be guys that have raw ability that just doesn’t...
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June 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Capitals 2, Rangers 1, OT

Mike Ribeiro scored 9:24 into overtime, and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers 2-1 Friday night to regain the momentum - and the lead - in their first-round playoff series. Ribeiro put in the puck after Troy Brouwer deflected a shot from the blue line. The Capitals lead the series 3-2. Game 6 is Sunday in New York. The home team has won every game in the series...
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May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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