T.J. Oshie’s Daughters Check Out the Bobblehead of their Papa (Video)

Photo: @lauren.oshie On Tuesday afternoon, Lauren Oshie posted an adorable video showing every Caps fans favorite hockey daughters playing with the bobblehead of their daddy, T.J. Oshie. One year old Leni and Lyla, who recently turned four had a lot of fun checking out what might’ve been their first encounter with a bobblehead. All fans coming to Tuesday night’s game against the...
Via NoVa Caps
3 hours ago

This raw video of Alex Ovechkin and TJ Oshie getting jacked for games is as amazing as it is bewildering

On February 27, 2018, the NHL published the compilation video Weird NHL Vol. 7 on YouTube. The first clip features Alex Ovechkin and TJ Oshie getting amped for a game. And you really need to see this. I pinky swear. Video Video via @Ovechkin During an unknown away game, watch as Ovechkin and Oshie exchange rapid-fire high fives in the hallway just outside the rink. Then they...
4 hours ago

News and Notes from Tuesday’s Capitals Optional Morning Skate at Kettler: Good News for Brooks Orpik and Evgeny Kuznetsov

Several Washington Capitals players hit the ice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex Tuesday morning for an optional skate prior to their to game that night. The Capitals will play host to the Dallas Stars tonight at Capital One Arena for T.J. Oshie bobblehead night. Fans in attendance will also be treated to seeing the team wear their navy blue Stadium Series uniforms. If you’re going to...
Via NoVa Caps
4 hours ago

Capitals’ Boyd Reflects on First Point, Making the Cut

Washington Capitals forward Travis Boyd couldn’t contain his smile Monday as he was surrounded by a flurry of journalists, his gear still on from over an hour-long practice. The 24-year-old registered his first career point Sunday in a 6-3 loss to the Flyers, and it came in dramatic fashion, a story that he will likely never forget: Boyd, who played in place of an injured Evgeny...
Via The Hockey Writers
8 hours ago

9 years ago Monday, Alex Ovechkin did the hot stick celebration

Thanks to Capitals Radio’s Ben Raby, we now know that Monday was a very special day in Caps history. March 19, 2018, marked the nine-year anniversary of Alex Ovechkin’s hot stick celebration. Where has the time gone? On March 19, 2009, Ovechkin sniped a shot past Tampa Bay goaltender Mike McKenna to score his 50th goal of the season. With the tally, Ovechkin became the first player...
18 hours ago

With Ten Games Left, What Are the Biggest Concerns Facing the Washington Capitals As They Hit the Home Stretch?

It is hard to believe at times, but the 2017-18 NHL regular season has flown by.  With 10 games to go, the Washington Capitals have hit the home stretch on the road to the NHL Playoffs.  While they have not clinched a playoff berth, they are in a very good spot as the Metropolitan Division race heats up. The Capitals are hanging on to the top spot in the Metropolitan Division, although...
Via NoVa Caps
1 day ago

Hershey’s Chris Bourque Suspended Three Games

Chris Bourque has been suspended for three games due to his illegal hit from behind during Saturday’s match up against the Springfield Thunder Birds. Bourque was hit behind the net moments before he retaliated with boarding Springfield’s Alexandre Grenier.  The call on the ice was a 5 minute boarding call and a game misconduct.  Grenier […]
Via Capitals Outsider
1 day ago  |  Discuss

We have ourselves a goalie rotation in Washington

Philipp Grubauer got the start Sunday, Braden Holtby is slated to start Tuesday and after that Barry Trotz is going to go with the hot hand.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
1 day ago

Can Pittsburgh's past be a goalie rotation blueprint?

Philipp Grubauer got the start Sunday, Braden Holtby is slated to start Tuesday and after that Barry Trotz is going to go with the hot hand.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
1 day ago

Report: Capitals to sign Axel Jonsson-Fjällby to an ELC next season

As the NHL gets ever closer to the playoffs, Capitals prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjällby is already impressing in Djurgården’s run. Jonsson-Fjällby assisted on Jonathan Davidsson’s second goal, and added his own tally before the game was over, sealing Djurgården’s impressive 6-1 win over Linköping. According to, Capitals assistant general manager Ross Mahoney was in attendance...
1 day ago

Caps' Kuznetsov (upper body) is day-to-day

The Washington Capitals say center Evgeny Kuznetsov is day-to-day with an upper body injury and won't play Sunday at the Philadelphia Flyers.
3 days ago

The 'Alexander the scoring great' quiz

On Monday night, Washington Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin joined one of the most exclusive clubs in all of sports when he scored the 600th goal of his career in a 3-2 overtime win against the Winnipeg Jets. You don't score 600 goals without registering some serious highlights along the way, and reaching the 600-goal plateau in such a short time solidifies Ovechkin as the greatest...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington to temporarily bench Braden Holtby

A Vezina Trophy winner is about to take a backseat, at least for a little while. “He hasn’t had a real good stretch,” Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz said of starting goaltender Braden Holtby, speaking to the Washington Post’s Isabelle Khurshudyan. The reigning Jennings Trophy winner allowed three goals on just nine shots before getting chased in last night’s 4-0 loss...
Via Pro Hockey Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

FOUND! NBC Washington’s Alex Ovechkin Bobblehead Has Returned

The three-foot tall Alex Ovechkin bobblehead stolen at the Stadium Series game Saturday has been returned, according to J.P. Finlay of NBC Washington.
Via Capitals Outsider
15 days ago  |  Discuss

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