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Capitals' Nathan Walker Ready for Historic NHL Jump

Capitals' Nathan Walker Ready for Historic NHL Jump

August 16th, 2017 The Washington Capitals will be relying on their youth to step up and fill the voids on the roster, especially as they try to cope with key departures. Not only did they lose a wealth of defensemen, but the Capitals also lost some of their key wingers. Justin Williams and Daniel Winnik left...
It's Not Cup or Bust for Ovechkin

It's Not Cup or Bust for Ovechkin

August 10th, 2017 This past season was one that definitely seemed like "the year" for the Washington Capitals. Not only did they clinch their division and the Eastern Conference, dominating all of their opponents throughout the year, they also took home their second consecutive Presidents' Trophy.Despite all of...

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Capitals Prospect Shane Gersich Taking NCAA Route

If you ask Washington Capitals prospect and University of North Dakota forward Shane Gersich what he'd be doing if he wasn't playing hockey, he'd be a bit at a loss for words."I never really thought about that," Gersich said. "Plan A was always make the NHL."He has always had his eyes... July 5th, 2017

Devils Acquire Marcus Johansson for 2018 Draft Picks

In a late trade on Sunday, the New Jersey Devils have acquired former Washington Capital Marcus Johansson for a second round pick (previously owned by Florida) and third round pick (previously owned by Toronto).Capitals trade forward Marcus Johansson to the Devils for 2nd & 3rd round... July 2nd, 2017

Capitals Sign Anthony Peluso

The Washington Capitals have signed free agent winger Anthony Peluso to a one-year, two-way contract. The Capitals PR team announced the deal at the start of free agency Saturday.https://twitter.com/CapitalsPR/status/881196000932757506The 28-year-old winger didn't play any games in the NHL... July 1st, 2017

Capitals Prospect Malenstyn Is Working for His Dream

About a year ago, Washington Capitals prospect Beck Malenstyn was paying his first visit to the nation's capital. Looking back, Washington's 2016 sixth-round pick remembers not knowing what to expect.Still, he came prepared for anything. One of his carry-on items was a bag full of suits,... July 1st, 2017

Capitals Re-Sign Dmitry Orlov

The Washington Capitals have re-signed defenseman Dmitry Orlov to a six-year contract worth $30.6 million, Isabelle Khurshudyan reported early Friday morning. The deal carries a cap hit of $5.1 million and is a sizable increase from the $2.57 million cap hit that he carried last season and the $2... June 30th, 2017

Capitals Prospects Bond Over Nickelback & Netflix

On the ice, the Washington Capitals' prospects are going through the grind together at 2017 development camp. At the end of the day, they find themselves exhausted as they train together and work on improving their respective games. Off the ice, the stakes aren't as high.Away from the rink,... June 30th, 2017