CAPITALS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Capitals looking for consistency in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Washington Capitals will look for their third win over Buffalo in two weeks when they take on the Sabres on Friday night. The Capitals have suffered from inconsistent play in recent games, even in victories. After surrendering a 3-0 lead on Wednesday against the Boston Bruins, Washington survived with a 4-3 overtime victory. The players still held a players...
Via FOX Sports
4 hours ago

Capitals call up Aaron Ness from Hershey

The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Aaron Ness prior to the team's trip to Buffalo.Ness, who has been played 17 games with the Hershey Bears
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
8 hours ago

Young Alex Ovechkin dreamed of delivering pizzas

Alex Ovechkin is one of the best scorers on the planet, but did you know that Capitals goal scorer wanted to deliver pizzas as a kid?At
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
11 hours ago

John Erskine Stops By Caps Game

Former Caps defenseman John Erskine didn't get the best goodbye in team history, as he sat out injured in his final season only for his NHL career to end after that.
Via Capitals Outsider
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Capitals Lose 3-Goal Lead, Recover to Beat Bruins in OT

The Capitals didn’t exactly end their overtime victory with a raucous celebration. No, instead Washington held a players-only meeting, still salty over blowing a three-goal lead. Nicklas Backstrom scored 1:36 into overtime, helping the Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 to avert a disastrous defeat Wednesday night. Justin Williams scored twice and Daniel Winnik also had a goal...
Via CBS DC
17 hours ago

Recap: Capitals Win Ugly over Bruins

The game may have started off looking like an easy victory for the Washington Capitals, but eventually, things turned ugly. After the Boston Bruins scored three unanswered goals to tie and take over the game, Washignton redeemed itself in the overtime period, taking a 4-3 win. With that victory, the Capitals are tied with the Philadelphia Flyers for fourth in the Metropolitan Division...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Last season’s Capitals were a party; this season’s are a hangover

Are you suffering from a Presidents’ Trophy hangover? Here are a few telltale symptoms. When the Caps lose three straight early-season games, you start calculating whether they could miss the playoffs. When Evgeny Kuznetsov goes a week or two without resembling Russell Westbrook on skates, you wonder if he’s broken. When the team slogs through a sluggish December road loss […]
Via DC Sports Blog
1 day ago

Capitals Host Army-Navy Hockey Game

It's Army-Navy week in the region, and the rivalry was renewed with a game of pick-up hockey.
Via Capitals Outsider
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Johansson scores twice as Capitals beat Sabres 3-2 in OT

WASHINGTON (AP) Trailing by a goal, the Washington Capitals spent their second intermission venting about their poor play. Marcus Johansson used the rest of the game to lead the comeback. Johansson scored the tying goal late in the third period and got the winner midway through overtime to rally the Capitals to a 3-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres. ''We talked in there, pulled...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kids play hockey dressed as turkeys during Washington Capitals’ intermission

There is a lot to be thankful for this holiday season, and the simple joys can be just as good, like kids dressed up as turkeys during intermission at the Washington Capitals’ game! These aren’t half-baked costumes either; they’re full-on fantastic outfits. Mites on Ice dressed up as Turkeys scoring goals! Can it be #CapsGiving every night? #RockTheRed pic.twitter.com/dkZppal8AV...
Via The Comeback
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: United Arab Emirates women’s national team player is a wizard with the puck

Former Washington Capitals sniper Peter Bondra was in Abu Dhabi representing the Washington Capitals efforts to promote hockey across the globe and it appears the country’s women’s national team is in good hands. Bondra posted a video of a United Arab Emirates National team member named Fatima and she’s got some serious skills with the puck. This is Fatima. She represents...
Via Puck Drunk Love
23 days ago  |  Discuss
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