T.J. Oshie took up a noble cause on Wednesday, posting a video of himself doing the #22pushupchallenge, which aims to raise awareness about the issue
Braden Holtby will represent Canada for the first time in a major tournament this September in the World Cup of Hockey. To help him look
John Carlson spoke with CSNMA Insider Tarik El-Bashir in advance of the World Cup of Hockey to talk about the Capitals' playoff exit, his ankle injury and playing against the best players in the world.
Alex Ovechkin has scored 525 goals, won the Hart Trophy three times, and the Maurice Rocket Trophy six times for leading the NHL in goals scored. While he appears to have plenty more seasons ahead of him, Ovechkin is already a legend and Hall of Fame candidate. Those factors are why Ovechkin’s memorabilia is a hot commodity, which explains why a jersey from his first NHL game...
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(Pavel Lysenkov of Sovietsky Sport) As the Rio Summer Olympics are underway, the world’s attention is drawn to the embattled host city for two whole weeks. What events might your favorite Washington Capitals participate in? Alex Ovechkin, Soccer Size, speed, physicality, and a willingness to win at all costs. Ovechkin definitely has all of those things. […]
WASHINGTON — Alex Ovechkin is listed as 6-foot-3, 239 pounds on Hockey-Reference.com. In this video, he is weightless. Ovechkin posted the video to his Instagram Sunday. It’s probably not surprising that a guy who wears (ice) skates for a living is an excellent rollerblader. But still, the man is majestic. According to Russian Machine Never Breaks, Ovechkin spent a great deal...
The South Carolina Stingrays unveiled a Washington Capitals-themed alternate jersey Thursday.
The jersey that Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin wore during the first period of his first NHL game on Oct. 5, 2005 is up for auction again. The black jersey features an “NHL Cares: Katrina Relief Fund” patch, which every player sported during the first period of his team’s home opener that season. The NHL auctioned off the jerseys after […]
Erin with the 2016-17 Red Rockers. (Photos courtesy Washington Capitals Photography) This past Saturday, the Washington Capitals announced their 2016-17 Red Rockers. Here are some of the best photos that came out of the first day of auditions, courtesy Washington Capitals Photography. You can see even more on the Red Rockers’ Facebook page. Introducing the 2016-17 Red Rockers! […]
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals are seeking an in-game host to begin in the 2016-17 season. The host serves as the primary on-camera personality for all Capitals home games, including the in-arena pre-game show #CapsCountdown, feature...
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) The Washington Capitals narrowly avoided arbitration with Marcus Johansson, re-signing the forward to a $13.75 million, three-year contract. Johansson will count $4.583 million against the salary cap. He'll make $4.25 million next season and $4.75 million in 2017-18 and 2018-19. The Capitals and the 25-year-old Swede were scheduled to go to arbitration Wednesday...
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July 20, 2016 | Discuss
The Washington veteran has a arbitration hearing scheduled for July 20.
Redshirt freshman running back Mike Weber didn’t play a down of football for Ohio State in 2015, but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t putting in work. Weber, a four-star recruit for the class of 2015, apparently hit the weight room big time the past year, getting himself in game shape ahead of 2016. Don’t believe us? Check out the before/after photos that Weber posted this week...
Mike Richards wants to extend his unlikely comeback next season. “I plan to play hockey next year. So, it will just be what is the best fit for me,” Richards told Ryan Young of Kenora Online. Richards’ career features past highs and recent lows. He has an impressive résumé. He was a 30-goal scorer with the Philadelphia Flyers, a two-time Stanley Cup winner with the...
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have signed goaltender Joe Cannata, defenseman Darren Dietz and forward Christian Thomas to one-year, two-way deals, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Cannata, 26...
The Washington Capitals will host their 2016 Prospect Development Camp from June 28 - July 2, 2016 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. All on-ice sessions are free and open to the public. Capitals development camp is an annual week-long summer sessio...
WASHINGTON — The Washington Capitals made a flurry of moves during today’s draft, retaining Paul Carey and Aaron Ness while trading a pair of second-round picks for Canadiens center Lars Eller. First, the trade, which reunites Eller with T.J. Oshie, both of whom were drafted by the St. Louis Blues in the first round of different NHL drafts, but signed on the same day in 2008...
Braden Holtby of the Washington Capitals won the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's best goalie at the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas on Wednesday night. Holtby was rewarded for a remarkable season in which he tied Martin Brodeur's league record with 48 victories for the Presidents' Trophy-winning Caps. His goals-against average was fifth in the league at 2.20, and he finished eighth in...
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June 22, 2016 | Discuss
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