Dale Hunter earned his first win as the Caps' bench boss Saturday against the Senators. (Tom Turk/THW)

Capitals Moving On With the Same Roster

After the Caps sent players back in Hershey and putting Nicklas Backstrom on LTIR to free cap space in case a deal was done, it seems the market price for […]

by · February 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions, Washington Capitals
The Penguins are still holding out hope for a Crosby return (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Five Thoughts on the Penguins’ Quiet Trade Deadline

With a handful of minor holes on the roster left unfilled, the Penguins’ focus now turns to Sidney Crosby and his potential return.

David Jones will be a Calgary Flame in 2013-14. (Icon SMI)

NHL Rumors Galore: Deadline Edition Part 3

With only about 24 hours before tomorrow’s NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the attention of […]

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Caps Looking in the Mirror Against Montreal?

Overall, the Washington Capitals have not had the best season to date and still find themselves on the outside-looking-in at the playoffs, sitting at 9th in the Eastern Conference. However, […]

by · February 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Washington Capitals
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Video: What Happened to Evgeny Kuznetsov?

Evgeny Kuznetsov, a very highly touted prospect in the Washington Capitals organization received a horrible looking leg injury. It’s hard to see what happened in the video but judging by […]

by · February 24, 2012 · 1 comment · KHL, Washington Capitals
Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Just as the title suggests, this is a list, in no particular order, of prospects that could prove to be valuable commodities leading up to the NHL trade deadline. GMs […]

Jonas Hiller  (Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: Pre Trade Deadline Musings

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the Pre Trade Deadline edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team […]

A Southeast Division Dog Fight May Benefit Capitals

A Southeast Division Dog Fight May Benefit Capitals

With 24 games remaining, the Washington Capitals are in the middle of a tight Southeast Division title race with little room for error. Entering Monday night’s visit to Carolina, the Caps […]

by · February 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
McDonald was the Blues' leading scorer in 2009-10 with 57 points (Icon SMI)

Fantasy Hockey Panel: Jimmy Howard Injury, Andy McDonald’s Return, and More

Welcome to the third installment of the Fantasy Hockey Panel with Monica McAlister, Fred Poulin, Peter Harling, and myself, Anatoliy Metter. Considering that every category won or lost will be […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Rick Nash Not The Answer For Capitals’ Woes

NHL Trade Rumors: Rick Nash Not The Answer For Capitals’ Woes

The NHL’s trade deadline is less than two weeks away (February 27, 3PM EST) and the hockey world is buzzing with Rick Nash rumors. Multiple outlets have reported over the […]

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Season’s Microcosms Leave Caps in Most Dire Situation Yet

You could probably say that Monday night the hockey world was watching the Washington Capitals play the San Jose Sharks: the game was nationally televised on NBC Sports Network, and […]

by · February 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, Washington Capitals
Mike Smith could be an Oilers free agent target (Ric Tapia/Icon SMI)

Fantasy Chutes And Ladders: Valentines And Black Roses

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the Valentine’s Week edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can […]